Tag: apicius

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A Tavola Con Gli Antichi Romani

Venerdì 21 giugno alle ore 18 si terrà a Roma, presso lo Spazio Sinopie, all’interno di Palazzo Margani, un antico stabile medioevale, la presentazione del saggio storico A TAVOLA CON GLI ANTICHI ROMANI, un vero viaggio alla scoperta di come mangiavano i nostri celebri antenati culturali, edito nel 2017 da Edizioni Efesto e che negli ultimi due anni è stato presentato in numerosissimi siti e musei archeologici di tutta Italia.

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 […]

Tracta and Pisam Vitellianam (Vitellian Beans with Farro Rusks)
Ancient Recipes, Edible Archaeology, Italy, The Life of Food, Vegetarian

Tracta et Fabam Vitellianam (Vitellian Beans with Farro Rusks)

Salvete Amici! Non semper erit aestas….It will not always be summer. Alas, winter is coming…. just like it always does. And just like that we’ll put the bathing suits and flip-flops away for another year and get out our woolens and fire-wood instead. But that’s okay! Because good things come […]

Ancient Recipes, Edible Archaeology, Italy, The Life of Food, Travel & Tourism, Vegetarian

Tasting Pompeii – Sensory Archaeology and Caupona

This summer I had the privilege of working on the Pompeii Food & Drink Project (PFaDP) for its final field season. For those who are not familiar with the project, Dr. Betty-Jo Mayeske and a team of archaeologists and historians have been painstakingly working at Pompeii (Pompei, Italy) for 17 […]