In U.K., Bigger Wine Glasses for Bigger Thirsts

A study by researchers at the University of Cambridge found that the average size of wine glasses has increased sevenfold in 300 years.
Source: NYT Health - Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Tags: Wines Cambridge University Great Britain Alcoholic Beverages Bars and Nightclubs British Medical Journal Glassware Marteau, Theresa M. Source Type: news

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