Experimentation and redaction of ‘Another Sweet’ from De Re Conquinaria, a 5th Century Roman Cookbook.
by Mecia Raposa A TOOTHACHE REMEDY: ITALY 1514 Introduction Giovanni Da Vigo was an Italian physician who published a text…
An in-depth examination of a reconstruction of a Roman recipe.
First exhibit pieces representing an escape toolkit useful throughout history. Each kit contains a book, a story, a vessel, and a drink found in that period and location.
An overview of beekeeping from antiquity through modern times. Looking at hive designs, tools, methods, myths and theories.
In 2013 I decided to do a year of Viking food for events to match my persona. A short time later, after digging into research I realized this was not going to be a short term project. There are very few primary sources, arguably there are none. Everything that we have is secondary or tertiary and undoubtedly wrong. This presentation is my evolving work at becoming steadily less wrong.