Wine in ancient Greece

By |2018-04-22T22:30:17-07:00July 6th, 2017|Food, Greeks|

Greek wine drinkers playing the kottabos game (Tomb of the Diver, Paestum, ca. 470 BC) Wine as food and medicine Greek people grew wine both to drink themselves and to sell to other people, from the Bronze Age right through the Hellenistic and Roman periods. Most Greek people, including many children, drank wine [...]