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What is one to say about June? The time of perfect young summer, the fulfilment of the promise of the earlier months, and with as yet no sign to remind one that its fresh young beauty will ever fade.

Gertrude Jekyll
A swarm of bees in May
Is worth a load of hay;
A swarm of bees in June
Is worth a silver spoon;
A swarm of bees in July
Is not worth a fly.
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Wine, beer and spirits around the world - quiz

mheredgemheredge WordsmithHere and therePosts: 25,751 mod
If you like a tipple on your travels, see how much 'knowledge' you've soaked up in this world booze quiz:

http://www.theguardian.com/travel/quiz/2014/oct/24/travel-quiz-wine-beer-spirits-booze-world
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  • Igor_LoveraIgor_Lovera Posts: 310 ✭✭✭
    My results:
    8 out of a possible 15.
    Skål! Very good effort indeed, but it's still your round!
  • LynneLynne Your Teacher HomePosts: 9,210 mod
    A worrying 11 out of 15.

    I got 4, 5, 10 and 12 wrong.
  • Igor_LoveraIgor_Lovera Posts: 310 ✭✭✭
    > @Lynne said:
    > A worrying 11 out of 15.
    >
    > I got 4, 5, 10 and 12 wrong.


    Hi Lynne.
    I must apply more!
    ;-)
  • aprilapril Moderator Posts: 10,044 mod
    I didn't expect that I know so little about wine, beer and spirits!

    5 out of a possible 15

    Your glass is definitely half empty, but while you've got a problem with your trivia, at least you don't have one with your drinking.

  • mheredgemheredge Wordsmith Here and therePosts: 25,751 mod
    Evidence that you're not a boozer @april.
  • aprilapril Moderator Posts: 10,044 mod
    @Lynne will be bored in my company, yes. :)
  • [Deleted User][Deleted User] Posts: 1,299 ✭✭✭
    7 out of a possible 15
    Your glass is definitely half empty, but while you've got a problem with your trivia, at least you don't have one with your drinking.
  • kindgnicekindgnice LEO Motivator!!! Posts: 7,606 mod
    Okay, I got this shameful score... :/

    <img src="http://i.imgur.com/WC0xk6h.png"; alt="" />

    Isn't it obvious that I have no ideas on different wine brands? Or it's just like I haven't tried drinking wines? Well, this is the right reason to try it out. ;)
  • nain_khan1nain_khan1 Posts: 161 ✭✭
    sorry i don't know about this its not in our culture.
  • mheredgemheredge Wordsmith Here and therePosts: 25,751 mod
    A respectable 10/15 !
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