After the Pisonian conspiracy, if would make sense for Nero to have someone test his food for poison before eating it. But I cannot find evidence of food tasters for Roman Emperors. Any help would be appreciated!

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    Quick google for 'food taster Nero gives Halotus – Lars Bosteen Jun 5 '18 at 17:11
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    D'oh! That's what I get for reading books... THANK YOU! – Rich Wilkes Jun 5 '18 at 19:30
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    Given the fact that (or his mom) he had poisoned Brittanicus to inherit the throne, and later tried to poison his dearest mommy, I'm pretty sure he had a food taster long before the Pisonian plot. – Jos Jun 6 '18 at 2:11

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