Pleasant vices: a history of pleasure and food

This event has finished Took place on: Friday, 25th May 2018

At this delectable event a panel of experts will explore the cultural backgrounds behind some of our ‘pleasant vices’ – alcohol, sugar, chocolate, caffeine and aphrodisiacs – in relation to the British Museum’s collection and beyond.

Hosted by acclaimed food historian and artist Tasha Marks, the panel includes food and wine expert Susan Boyle, chocolatier and pâtissier Paul A Young, and Jennifer Evans, Senior Lecturer in History at the University of Hertfordshire.

This event relates to a forthcoming British Museum YouTube series with Tasha Marks, available from early May at

Cost: £5


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2018-05-25 2018-05-25 Europe/London Pleasant vices: a history of pleasure and food A panel of experts will explore the cultural backgrounds behind some of our ‘pleasant vices’ – alcohol, sugar, chocolate, caffeine and aphrodisiacs – in relation to the British Museum’s collection and beyond. https://www.ianvisits.co.uk/calendar/2018/05/25/pleasant-vices-a-history-of-pleasure-and-food-169547 The British Museum,Great Russell Street, London,London,London

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