Cooking

Preparation, storage, and presentation of food.

[ATE] Masked Revel

Come join the March of Wealhhnutu for our annual Masked Revel.  This year we are mixing things up a bit with a camping event at Parker Canyon Lake!  The camping site is limited so camping is by RESERVATION ONLY!

[LOC] Alhambra Nights

Stowe on the Wowld presents Alhambra Nights, a mediaeval feast of Moorish food. September 8, 2012.

Olive pit sheds light on early British imports

The discovery of a 1st century BCE olive pit found at an archaeological site in England gives further evidence to the theory that trade in Mediterranean luxury goods pre-dates the Roman empire.

Which came first, the pizza or the manakish?

Food historians have long debated the history of the pizza, and whether or not it was derived from manakish, a flat, baked dough covered with lamb and cheese, eaten in the Middle East.

[AET] Fireside Feast

Brisk fall air, the sound of combat rings in the distance … the smell of food mingled with wood smoke wafts through the air. It's not just fanciful imagery, it's the theme of the Shire of Sunderoak's upcoming event.

[AET] A Shoot In The Wyldewood

Just as the windmill is ever turning, so too passes time in the Barony of Delftwood. With the Windmill Tournament behind us, and Pennsic War fast approaching, we ask that you mark your calendars for A Shoot in the Wyldewood. 

[GLE] Cooks Collegium

Cooks Collegium is a 1-Day event in North Little Rock, AR on Saturday, August 18, hosted by The Barony of Small Gray Bear.

[OUT] Drygestan SCA Village & Fall Melee

The Shire of Drygestan welcomes Outlanders near and far and thanks the populace for their
help in past years.

[MER] Arabian Nights 2012

Follow the first pilgrimage to Jerusalem on its path through Europe and Byzantium sampling all to be had along the way.

[LOC] A Night in Palermo

The Guilds of Middle Eastern Dancing and Cookery invite one and all to "An Evening in Palermo"

Take 1000 stewed sparrows...

Peter Ross, principal librarian at the Guildhall Library in London, loves researching food of the past. His obsession has led to a new book The Curious Cookbook: Viper Soup, Badger Ham, Stewed Sparrows & 100 More Historic Recipes.

[ANT] Springfest

We invite all to attend our annual Springfest event where the Champions of Wastekeep will be chosen by their skills on the field. We are looking for the best of the best to be our champion in Heavy Fighting, Rapier fighting and of Archery! 

[WES] See the Sea

Join the Shire of Pavlok Gorod as we celebrate summer at See the Sea!

[ATL] Garden of Thyme: Herbal Collegium

Join us at Elchenburg Castle, site of the Atlantian Herb Garden, a period garden cultivated by Lady Meadhbh the Handy for a weekend of exploring, learning, teaching and sharing! Come learn about garden planning, ointments, salves, tinctures, dyeing, cooking with herbs, brewing with herbs, a surgeon's chest, herb walk, and more!

Science and eggs in 17th century England

Many articles have been written about excesses in eating during Tudor and Elizabethan times. An article posted recently on phys.org entitled Take thirty Eggs, fifteen whites, beat them well? looks at some excessive egg recipes from the 17th century.

Dragon invades Winter's Gate! Video at 5!

Baron Khevron has posted a video of the Dragon Subtlety that invaded the meat and bread course of the feast. The event was Fool's Revel in the Barony of Winter's Gate (northern Alaska).

All the Queen's eels

For centuries the people of Gloucester, England, have sent a lamprey pie to the reigning royals in celebrations of important occasions. Due to declining numbers, the pie for the Queen's Diamond jubilee will be made from imported lampreys.

[DRA] Fight and Food Festival

Depedene under Wychwood would like to invite you to a festival of food and fighting, consisting of war practice for both heavy and light in preparation for Raglan and a meeting of minds, ingredients and skills on behalf of the cooks.

[WES] Vinhold Baronial Championship

Her Excellency, Aurelia the Meek, invites all combatants to determine the new Champions of the Barony of Vinhold. 

Game of Thrones inspires interest in medieval cooking

HBO's popular medieval fantasy series Game of Thrones is inspiring fans to try their hand at medieval cooking. The show even has its own cookbook.

Flamanc Wreathed in Laurel at Drachenwald Crown

Thomas Flamanc of Kelsale, who has participated in both Lochac and Drachenwald, was elevated to the Order of the Laurel on 31 April 2012.

Theresa Yolanda Cabeza de Vaca offered elevation in the Outlands

Cailte reports that at Their Court at Outlands Heralds and Scribes, Their Majesties Kynan and Gilliana placed THLady Theresa Yolanda Cabeza de Vaca on vigil to contemplate elevation to the order of the Laurel.

[WES] Fantastic Fairytale Fete IX

My Lords and Ladies, join us as we celebrate the ninth annual Fantastic Fairytale Fete. Arts and Sciences contests include: storytelling in any mode, and our signature cooking competition: best pun of a fairytale recipe -decorative or edible. Classes TBA.

[WES] Fool's Tourney

Please join the Barony of Tarnmist for Fool's Tourney, a day of frivolity and complete silliness. Let your inner Jester come out and play. We'll be sharing a potluck dinner.

Gulf Wars XXI BBQ Contest

Do you cook a mean shoulder? Got the best wings around? Love your lovely smoked salmon? Are you a Rib Master? Burger-meister? Prove it!!

[LOC] Trans-Alpine Darton Autumn Feast

On 10 March TransAlpine Darton is hosting an Autumn Feast in Featherston. Master Stefano da Urbino will be cooking this feast.

[EAS] Everyday Thynge - The Laird's Kitchen

The Shire of Caer Adamant is holding it's annual cookery themed event on March 3, 2012 and I am putting out a plea for teachers, A&S entries and A&S Displays.

[WES] Gaston Phebus - Hunt and Picnic

Come on out and enjoy an Equestrian Event and Cooks Play Day.

MIT students learn cooking of the Middle Ages

Students at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology have an interesting choice of study during the Independent Activities Period between semesters. The can take a non-credit course in food and cooking of the Middle Ages.

Photos from 2012 AEthelmearc 12th Night online

Alaxandair reports that he has created an album of photos from Kingdom 12th Night which took place recently in the Barony of the Debatable Lands, Kingdom of AEthelmearc. The photos are available to view on his public Facebook site.