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What Does "Mad as a Peach Orchard Boar" Mean?

So take my word for it: Rotten peaches don’t have enough alcohol in them to get a hog drunk. I’ve even spent time carefully smelling rotten peaches, and yes, I say to those of truncated olfactory faculties: alcohol does have a smell. Rotten peaches, at best, occasionally have a trace of alcohol. I even consulted a very accomplished chemist whose hobby (and vice?) is making home-made wine. Mainly he makes dandelion wine, but occasionally he makes other wines, including peach wine (which I find delicious!).

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