Genesis 40:11

Overview - Genesis 40
The chief butler and baker of Pharaoh being imprisoned, Joseph is charged with them.
He interprets their dreams.
20 They are accomplished according to his interpretation.
23 The ingratitude of the butler, in forgetting Joseph.
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Genesis 40:11  (King James Version)
And Pharaoh's cup was in my hand: and I took the grapes, and pressed them into Pharaoh's cup, and I gave the cup into Pharaoh's hand.

And I took, etc
From this we find that wine anciently was the mere expressed juice of the grape, without fermentation. The {saky,} or cup-bearer, took the bunch, pressed the juice into the cup, and instantly delivered it to his master.

49:11 Leviticus 10:9 ; Proverbs 3:10

21 ; 1 Kings 10:5 ; 2 Chronicles 9:4 ; Nehemiah 1:11 ; 2:1