Tag: food history

84 English Heritage archaeology monographs free to download

From the Past Horizons Website: English Heritage (EH) and the Archaeology Data Service (ADS) have made available 84 EH Monographs covering a wide range of subjects, periods and specialisms. EH has a long tradition of producing highly illustrated archaeological monographs…

Lent 2014

It’s Lent, time to give up eggs, dairy, and meat. Is anyone else following a Medieval Lenten diet? Our family has been doing it for about six years now and our diet ends up closer to a modern vegan diet…

Roman Ovens

From Parthian Chicken to Flat Breads:Experimenting with a Roman Oven I’ve been fascinated with these for a while and this article is really exciting. h/t to Denise Wolff

Spanish Influence in Flanders

Does anyone have any specific information about Spanish influence in Flanders previous to the split? I’m curious how Spanish culture would have translated in the Low Countries context and wanted to see what people know from any research they’d already…

Bits and Pieces

Right now I’m in the midst of preparing to cook a feast this weekend, doing some new research, updating some old research, and learning a few new tricks. These are some bits and pieces for now and next Thursday I…