Ancient Recipes

The Old School Kitchen - With Farrell Monaco
Ancient Recipes, Classes and Retreats, Edible Archaeology, The Old-School Kitchen, Uncategorized

The Old School Kitchen: Online Summer Camp (2020)

Are you ready for the summer? Are you ready for the good times? Chin up, good readers! Just because COVID-19 has limited our travel and stolen our summer holidays out from under us doesn’t mean that we can’t embark on some culinary adventures together and learn about Classical Mediterranean food archaeology in the process! Dry those tears, pistores, because Summer Camp is in session at The Old School Kitchen and YOU are invited!

Bread in Ancient Rome: An online presentation and bread-making workshop conducted by Farrell Monaco
Ancient Recipes, Classes and Retreats, Edible Archaeology, The Old-School Kitchen

Bread in Ancient Rome: An online presentation and bread-making workshop conducted by Farrell Monaco

Join award-winning experimental archaeologist, Farrell Monaco, for a FREE 1 1/2 hour presentation and workshop on bread and bread-making in ancient Rome. Farrell will discuss the archaeology of bread in ancient Rome, sources of evidence, methods of manufacture, form, function and symbolism. Following the introductory presentation, participants will work with Farrell to make their own Panis Quadratus loaves based on her recent research conducted at Pompeii, Italy.