-  Prohibition

15

Do not eat or drink anything from an offering to an idol.

 

 “Take heed of yourself lest you make a covenant with the inhabitants of the land ….and will call you and you will eat their sacrifice” Shmos 34:12-15

 

Included is wine offered to an idol. From this wine offering it is forbidden to have any benefit.

 

If a person eats or drinks anything at all from an offering to an idol or a wine libation, he should be lashed.

According to the Sages it is forbidden to have any benefit from their wine and if one drinks a Rivis (approximately 86ml), he should be lashed for disobedience.

 

If a heathen deliberately touched the wine of a Jew it is forbidden to have any benefit from it.

He is forbidden to eat together with them at a wedding feast that a  heathen  makes for  his son or daughter.

It is even forbidden to eat his own food with a personal servant who stands and attends to him

 

This applies in all places at all times for men and women

Do not eat or drink anything from an offering to an idol.