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Food & feasts in the Middle Ages

by Imogen Dawson

  • 138 Want to read
  • 22 Currently reading

Published by New Discovery Books in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Europe
    • Subjects:
    • Food habits -- Europe -- History -- To 1500 -- Juvenile literature.,
    • Food habits -- Europe -- History.,
    • Civilization, Medieval.

    • Edition Notes

      Other titlesFood and feasts in the Middle Ages., Middle Ages.
      StatementImogen Dawson.
      SeriesFood & feasts
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsGT2853.E8 F66 1994
      The Physical Object
      Pagination32 p. :
      Number of Pages32
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1417558M
      ISBN 10002726324X
      LC Control Number93027200

      Festivals were religious in nature to celebrate a saint or Christian holy day. During the Middle Ages, there was at least one festival each month. Festivals were religious, but they were also positioned to organize the planting and harvesting. Peasants did not work . the beginning of the Middle Ages. While the upper classes continued the refined culinary traditions of the Romanized Gauls, the masses survived on diets of oats, soups, and, on rare occasions, meat. While food production proved unreliable in the Middle Ages, the spice trade expanded, bringing exotic.

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        Middle ages food: HOW PEOPLE ATE. In the middle ages, food and eating was very different. Medieval Europeans typically ate two meals a day: dinner at mid-day and a lighter supper in the evening. During feasts, women often dined separately from men due to stupid social codes. Or, they sat at the table and ate very little. Plates were non-existent. Food & Drink in the Medieval Village. Everyday food for the poor in the Middle Ages consisted of cabbage, beans, eggs, oats and brown bread. Sometimes, as a specialty, they would have cheese, bacon or poultry. All classes commonly drank ale or beer. Milk was also available, but usually reserved for younger people.


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At a feast, the people of the Middle Ages would drink ale, mead, cider and many different types of wines. Lavish meals and food could be served. Food with spices from Asia, which was a status symbol because of how expensive spices were, would be served.

Meat, another sign of wealth, would be served. A title from the FOOD AND FEASTS series, which looks at the types of food that were popular in the Middle Ages.

Includes recipes from the period and is illustrated with. Feasts were a common way of drawing families and communities together in the Middle Ages. They were also used as an opportunity to display a noble family’s wealth.

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Spices were considered a sign of wealth in the middle ages. In fact, the more wealthy a family was, the more spices they would use. Spices were also very important at feasts. People at the feasts were offered extra spices to add to their already spiced food.

These spices were presented on spice platters. Salt was one of the most important spices. In contrast with the common representation of the middle ages as a gloomy era haunted with famine, this episode provides a more positive view.

The Middle Ages --Ideas about food --Farming --Peasants' food --Markets and fairs --The spice trade --Eating in towns --Food shops --Cooking in the castle --A noble's table --A noble's feast --Hunting, hawking, and fishing --Feasts and fasts --Food in other cultures.

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Wealthy people used thick slices of brown bread as bowls called trenchers to soak up juice and sauce from the food. Flour made for the castle was ground at the lord's own mill by his miller. Each section in the book describes special traditions associated with each holiday, including games that would have been played and food that would have been eaten at that time.

In the back of the book, there is a section that explain decorations used for Medieval feasts, how to hold a Medieval-themed feast in modern times, and Medieval costumes. At feasts in the Middle Ages, Jesters (A fool or buffoon at medieval courts), Mummers (Masked or costumed merrymaker or dancers at festivals), Minstrels and Troubadours, acrobats, and jugglers would preform.

In the Middle Ages women sung in the choir, and men played instruments such as. Feasts were a common way of drawing families and communities together in the Middle Ages.

They were also used as an opportunity to display a noble family's wealth. This delightful book takes readers inside a medieval kitchen highlighting utensils, servants, and how food was prepared.

Topics include - farming and livestock - the harvest and how.Food & feasts in the Middle Ages. [Imogen Dawson] Home. WorldCat Home About WorldCat Help. Search.

Search for Library Items Search for Lists Search for Contacts Search for a Library Book: All Authors / Contributors: Imogen Dawson. Find more information about: ISBN: X OCLC Number: Notes.New light is shed on everyday life in the Middle Ages in Great Britain and continental Europe through this unique survey of its food culture.

Students and other readers will learn about the common foodstuffs available, how and what they cooked, ate, and drank, what the regional cuisines were like, how the different classes entertained and celebrated, and what restrictions they followed for /5(2).