Product page for facsimile of Apicio, Apicio De Re Coquinaria Facsimile Apicio De re coquinaria: Tours, Francia, IX sec., Urb Lat Biblioteca. Apicius, De Re Coquinaria is a selection of Roman recipes, probably compiled in “Apicius – De Re Coquinaria”: Apicio – De Re Coquinaria facsimile edition. MARCUS GAVIUS APICIUS: DE RE COQUINARIA. The book I have is edited and translated from Latin by Robert Maier. My humble person only translated the.

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The 1st century work by the Roman gourmet Apicius is steeped in history and was probably supplemented and streamlined in the 4th century and is considered today to be a priceless testimonial to Roman cuisine and culture. The neck piece itself, if you like, is also roasted with spices and the hot gravy is simply poured over at the apicko of serving.

Italian fegatoSpanish cquinariaFrench foie. Humelberg, quoting Martial, says: Perhaps the term stood for Apricots Old English Aphricocks or some other African coquibaria or plant; Lister’s celery is to be rejected on gastronomical grounds. It was published in and is still in print, having been reprinted in by Dover Publications.

Sprinkle with the broth and lovage; place the pig near the fire to heat it, turn it around in bran or bread crumbs immerse in sprinkle with brine and finish the outer crust to a golden brown. Spread the Love for Medieval Art! They simply used a greater variety of flavors and aromas than we do today, but there is no proof that spices were used excessively. Since the tuber is very starchy, little roux coquinatia required for binding.

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See my copyright page for details and contact information. Apicius, De Re Coquinaria is a selection of Roman recipesprobably compiled in the late 4th or early 5th century AD and written in a language closer to popular Latin than to Classical Latin. He has the three foregoing formulae thrown into one. Bernard Bischoffthe noted German historian and paleographer, believed that the manuscript was produced zpicio a gift for Charles the Bald.


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The livers were very much enlarged, similar to the cramming of geese for the sake of obtaining abnormally large livers. Mayhoff, the editor of Pliny, believes Lippinus to be the correct reading: Contact us for a quote You can also Sign up for a Free Account to access some prices online and coquibaria a list of your Favorites. Thereupon spread it out on a pan and when cool cut it into handy pieces like small cookies.

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The great variety of flavors at the disposal of the ancients speaks well for the refinement of the olfactory sense and the desire to bring variety into their fare. Images with borders lead to more information. The De Re Coquinaria is a text for the kitchen. Brandt is of the opinion that this remark was added by a posterior reader. Sprinkle with pepper and serve. The header bar at the top of each webpage will remind you with the same color scheme.

The oldest surviving cookbook of Roman antiquity is attributed to this Apicius. Exact reproduction of the original document extent, color and size Commentary 1 volume by Giovanni Battista Baseggio Language: It must be borne in mind, however, that the ancient definition of “custard” is “egg cheese,” probably because of the similarity in appearance and texture. Grocok and Grainger, pp. Ofellae ; apparently the old Roman “Hamburger Steak.

It thus saves much in freight to parts where the potato does not grow.

Apicio De Re Coquinaria Facsimile

This simile has led other commentators to believe that the colocasium in reality was a bean. When congealed sprinkle with pepper and serve. It originated in the years in the trailblazing scriptorium of St. It is seldom used today, although we have improved it by turning it with electrical machinery. In other projects Wikimedia Commons. When half done, take it out and hang it into the smoke to take on color; now boil it over again and finish it leisurely.


The tenderloins are then rolled up to be roasted; tie together, wrap in caul, parboil in oil 2 and broth, and then roast in the oven or broil on the gridiron. This splendid manuscript was created around the middle of the 9th century in the famous scriptorium of St.

For other uses, see Apicius disambiguation. If we could believe Varro, snails grew to enormous proportions.

The man’s name was Fulvius or just maybe Flavius less likely because it was commoner much later in Rome’s history: Plainly, we are dealing here with fresh, uncured ham. As a commercial article, it is not any more expensive than any good kind of potato. Stuffed dormice, pig teats, vegetable gratin and asparagus pancakes, fried rays and fish sauce.

By using this site, you agree to the Terms of Use and Privacy Policy. Despite the title, this booklet is not an excerpt purely from the Apicius text we have today, as rf contains material that aipcio not in the longer Apicius manuscripts. The violent expansion of the figs in the stomachs, or the fermentation caused acute indigestion which killed the pigs. Roasting in the oven is not as desirable as roasting on the spit, universally practised during the middle ages.

The famous Roman cookbook by Apicius in one of only two surviving 9th century manuscripts!