Tag: Ancient Rome

The Old School Kitchen: Baking Bread with the Romans (Baltimore, MD)

Excellence Through Classics : Bread in Ancient Rome

Join award-winning archaeologist, Farrell Monaco, for a live BAKING presentation and lesson focused on bread and bread-making in ancient Rome. Farrell will discuss the archaeology of bread in ancient Rome, sources of evidence, the known varieties, methods of manufacture, form, function and symbolism. 

A Roman bread recipe will be provided to participants in advance. N.B. Please prepare your dough the day prior to the webinar so it can bake while in the session.  N.B.B.Some materials shared during the session will only be available during the live webinar.   

Apicius' Hypotrimma Recipe - Tavola Mediterranea
Ancient Recipes, Edible Archaeology, Italy, Just For Fun, The Life of Food

The Roman Sweet Tooth: A Recipe for Apicius’ Hypotrimma with Defrutum Glazed Spelt Biscuits

Good day, good coqui! Are you ready to drop everything that you’re doing right now to work on something that is far more important than taxes and way more delicious than that boring old salad you’re about to make? Because I know I am. Taxes be gone! The kitchen calls […]