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Olympian Gods dining with mortals at the wedding of Thetis and Pelleus by Hendrick van Balen and Jan Brueghal the elder

Ambrosia: the ancient mystery food of the Olympian Gods

Nymphs, immortality and eternal damnation

The Olympians

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The Twelve Olympians

The Food of the Gods

Sweet Tooth

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Artefacts depicting bees in Ancient Greece, thought to represent Melissa

The Vine

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Mosaic depicting Dionysus defending Ambrosia from King Lycurgus
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Dionysus

Not just for the Gods

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Another popular telling of Achilles attaining immortality
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Tantalus cast into Tartarus

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