Discover the fascinating history of pepper

Known as the “King of Spices”, pepper is the most important spice traded internationally. Let’s learn more about it through history: Pepper was one the earliest commodities that was traded between the orient and Europe. In medieval times, it frequently changed hands as rent, dowry and tax. “Peppercorn rent” may today mean something trivial or […]

From Courtrooms to Chestnuts: A Legal Tale of Autumn

Judge with gavels

Click here Main menu From Courtrooms to Chestnuts A LEGAL TALE OF AUTUMN In this article, we unravel the unique historical connection between chestnuts and lawyers, showcasing how these seemingly disparate elements have a deep-rooted bond. Join us on this journey through history, where autumn’s favorite nut and the legal profession’s traditions intertwine. An article […]