Quaffing

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Quaffing is defined as “to overindulge in drink”; recorded since the 1570s, it is perhaps derived from Low Germanquassen”, based on a misreading of the long s (ſ) as f.

As a wine term, a quaffing wine describes a category of wine that is “simple and everyday” and cheap enough to be consumed in large quantities, usually available in bigger containers.