More on English medieval recipes that use brains. This “new” recipe is remarkably similar to modern day dishes using brains and eggs.
Category Archives: Offal
Language of Cookery 9: From brawn to brains
Did King Richard II have pig’s brain on the household menu? What’s the evidence for medieval English folk consuming animal brains?
Medieval culinary glossary: numbles
You may have heard of numbles, but what are they exactly? What does the evidence from medieval texts suggest?
Find out in the latest excerpt from my medieval culinary glossary.