Tag: recipes

Farrell Monaco - Bake Like a Roman

The Old School Kitchen: Bake Like a Roman 10-Nov-2019

What did the ancient Romans eat and how did they prepare their food? Archaeologist Farrell Monaco will talk about what archaeological evidence tells us about Roman foodways, from the most luxurious villas in Pompeii to roadside food stands. Discover the food of Rome, how modern food historians re-create ancient recipes, and then join us for a reception to follow.

This lecture is sponsored by the Boshell Lecture Series.

Farrell Monaco Giorgio Franchetti Spazio Sinopie Roma

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.

Passum Braised Pork Shoulder
Ancient Recipes, Edible Archaeology, Italy

The Mediterranean Triad – Grapes, Grains and Olives: Apicius’ Passum-Braised Pork Shoulder with Grape Must Cakes

Good day, coqui! It’s getting a bit chilly on the old latifundium, isn’t it? Not such a bad thing, really. It simply means that it’s time to start cooking some hot, carbohydrate-rich meals that stick to the ribs… ancient Roman-style! Up here in the northern hemisphere the days are growing […]

Pompeiian Feast
Classes and Retreats, Edible Archaeology

Boshell Lecture and Feast: Dining with the Romans

What did the ancient Romans eat and what were their banquets like? Archaeologist Farrell Monaco will talk about what archaeological evidence tells us about Roman foodways, from the most luxurious villas in Pompeii to roadside food stands. Discover how modern food historians re-create ancient recipes, and then sample some for yourself in […]