Epps's cocoa

In Eumaeus Bloom proposes that Stephen drink "a cup of Epps's cocoa" with him at Bloom's house, and in Ithaca the two men do just that. Epps's was a brand of water-soluble cocoa commonly available in Dublin in 1904.

John Hunt 2014

Ad for Epps's Cocoa, reproduced in David Pierce, James Joyce's Ireland (1992).