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Episode
37

London’s Gin Craze // Mother’s Ruin

First published on
March 20, 2020
History
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15
minutes
Pandemic
The Victorian Era
Food & Drink

300 years ago, London experienced a gin craze of epic scale, with the average Londoner drinking 10 times the amount of gin that the world's biggest gin drinking country does now.

Today, it's time to learn about how gin almost destroyed London.

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