St. Patrick’s Day Shamrock: The Legend And Ritual

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The history of the clover and a crazy ritual called “drowning the shamrock”…

The Shamrock was used to explain the Christian Holy Trinity, three-leaf clover.

A shamrock tradition from the 17th century, was to wear the clover on your coat. Then by end of day, this ritual, “drowning the shamrock”. Place it in a glass of whiskey before drinking it.

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