Menu: Rose Wine Snow Cooled Alexandrian Loaf Roman Coleslaw Lentils with Chestnuts Sausages with Mustard Stuffed Chicken in Sour Sauce Trimalchio's Pastry Eggs Raisin-stuffed Beets Fried Carrots Char-Broiled Leeks Bulger with Nuts and Raisins Stuffed Dates in Honey Libation --Toast to the Gods-- Sutis verborum (Let's Eat!)Wednesday, January 16, 2002 Rosatum -- Rose Wine --Eubulus, the Greek comic poet, reminds us that, “the first cup of wine is for health, the second for love and pleasure. the third for sleep: here all should go home. The fourth is for wildness, the fifth for’ shouting. the sixth for riot, the seventh for black eyes. the eighth for police, the ninth for anger. the tenth for insanity.” Rosatum sic Facies: folia rosarum, albo sublato, lino inseris et sutilis facias, et vino quam plurimas infundes, ut septem diebus in vino sint. post septem dies rosam de vino tollis, et alias sutiles recentes similiter mittis, ut per dies septem
Welcome to Give it Forth: Adventures in Medieval Cooking. In the SCA (Society for Creative Anachronism) I am known as the Mistress Bronwyn ni Mathain, Shire of Winged Hills, Barony Flaming Gryphon, Midrealm.