Question #147094. Asked by chabenao1.
Last updated Oct 12 2019.
Originally posted Oct 12 2019 12:14 AM.
Vino vendibili hedera non opus est.
A popular wine needs no ivy.
A good product needs no special advertising. The ivy was sacred to Bacchus, and its bush was displayed as a sign outside Roman taverns. Bacchus was an ancient Greek and Roman god of wine and revelry. Earlier Greeks called him Dionysus.