This Land Is Our Land “And We're Keeping It!”
Preparation, storage, and presentation of food.
Submitted by Milica on Thu, 2011-04-28 17:10
This Land Is Our Land “And We're Keeping It!”
Submitted by Milica on Fri, 2011-04-22 12:46
Good Gentles all, pray heed your taste-buds and come to the newest of the Epicurean Tablecloth of Gold events to be offered by Torlyon.
Submitted by Milica on Thu, 2011-04-21 17:09
Longview, Washington minister Jerry Hemrich was looking for ways to raise money for his church when he he hit on the idea of incorporating his hobby, the SCA, in the fundraiser. The result is the popular medieval feast, recently opened to the public, at the church.
Submitted by Milica on Sat, 2011-04-09 12:16
Cateline LaBorderesse has posted an album of photos from Cooking Thynge, which took place recently in the Kingdom of the East. The photos are available on Picasaweb.
Submitted by Milica on Sat, 2011-04-02 18:09
Visitors to London may want to stop for a bite in Heston Blumenthal's new restaurant, Dinner, which features a menu "dating back 700 years." The eatery is located in the Mandarin Oriental Hyde Park, Knightsbridge.
Submitted by Milica on Thu, 2011-03-31 16:07
Alejandro and Amalia, Baron y Baronesa Octavo de Elfsea, invite one and all to Their First Elfsea Defender, on the first weekend of April, Anno Societatis XLV (2011 AD).
Submitted by Milica on Sun, 2011-03-20 16:51
Eating flowers is period, in fact, it dates back to Biblical times. An article for Handyman online magazine teaches which flowers are safe to eat and how to prepare them.
Submitted by Milica on Wed, 2011-03-16 19:32
Dragos Pelikanos reports that he has created three albums of photos from events which took place recently in the Kingdom of AEthelmearc. The photos are available on PicasaWeb.
Submitted by Milica on Fri, 2011-03-11 15:42
Greetings to one and all! The Canton of Golden Playne would like to invite anyone who is interested to come join us the weekend after Songkran for the Tournament of the Tiger! This is the first three day event the Canton has thrown together, and there should be lots of fun, fighting, and feasting.
Submitted by Milica on Fri, 2011-03-11 13:41
Come one, come all and join the Barony of the Bridge at this most magnificent occasion when the East Kingdom will celebrate the passing of the Crown to Lucan VIII & Jana V.
Submitted by Sabine Berard on Thu, 2011-03-03 10:39
The ubiquitous Cornish pasty - a tough filled pastry with its roots in the middle ages - has been given official protection under the European Comission. It now has "protected geographical indication" status.
Submitted by Milica on Thu, 2011-02-24 17:46
The Marche of Three Towers presents the Oaken Regional Cooking and Bardic Symposium. Join us as the cooks and bards of the kingdom share knowledge, discuss and learn new techniques (and old techniques), share recipes, and, of course, eat.
Submitted by Milica on Thu, 2011-02-24 16:53
Come join Their Majesties Jade and Catherine as they bear witness to the grand tourney to choose the next Western Heirs! Look for many events and activities in the page and also on this website as we draw closer to the event.
Submitted by Milica on Wed, 2011-02-23 18:40
Those creative cooks out there will want to try the latest recipes for such gourmet fare is Peepshi or Peepza, both containing one major ingredient: peeps! (photos)
Submitted by Milica on Thu, 2011-02-17 15:41
Welcome to An Tir's Culinary Symposium 2011. This will be a weekend for all those interested in pre-17th century cooking. We'll be cooking, eating, sharing research, and learning together.
Submitted by Milica on Wed, 2011-02-16 19:19
Viscountess Elashava bas Riva, Northshield Kingdom Chronicler, has created an album of photos from the recent Old Twelvey Night event which took place in the Barony of Nordskogen.
Submitted by Justin on Fri, 2011-02-04 09:19
Master Robyyan Torr d'Elandris, OL, from Tree-Girt-Sea in the Middle Kingdom, offers an article on the history of the fork, an eating utensil sometimes assumed to be out-of-period for the SCA. Depending on your persona's time and place, this may not be so.
Submitted by HowToHistory on Thu, 2011-02-03 10:52
HowToHistory.com, a website dedicated to creating and preserving video tutorials in the historic arts, recently found a documentary about The Forme of Cury. The interest was so great, the site obtained a public domain copy of the manuscript to give to their newsletter subscribers.
Submitted by Milica on Fri, 2011-01-21 19:18
We invite everyone to our annual Court of Love given in honor of M'lady Alaine ni Deorin and her champion, our Lord Protector, Lord Drell McIan Blackwood.
Submitted by Milica on Thu, 2011-01-13 20:20
The king’s hunters have returned with many gifts from His Majesty’s fields. Not to be out done the populace has brought forward many fish from His Majesty’s streams and the farms still provided much from last harvest. Now comes the call to all of the members of the populace, skilled in the art of cookery, to decide how to best use these items.
Submitted by Milica on Thu, 2011-01-06 18:00
Prove your prowess with the deadliest of tools: The bow, the sword and...the serving spoon! Join the Barony of Darkwood for our Winter Archery Tourney and participate in the Canton of Hawks Haven's period appetizer cook-off and live-steel bottle-cutting contest!
Submitted by Milica on Thu, 2010-12-30 08:57
On the Coquinaria website, Christianne Muusers shares knowledge and recipes pertaining to the use of mushrooms in the Middle Ages.
Submitted by Milica on Thu, 2010-12-23 08:08
The Harmonia Early Music website has posted a podcast of a program regarding the 15th century Feast of the Pheasant, a lavish banquet intended to kickoff a crusade against the Turks in Constantinople. The program features entertainment at the banquet.
Submitted by Milica on Wed, 2010-12-22 19:17
Now through February 6, 2011, the Getty Center will offer visitors a trip to France's medieval past by hosting Imagining the Past in France, 1250–1500, a manuscript exhibition describing "how these lavish books contributed to the development of French art and the French nation."
Submitted by Genevieve la fl... on Mon, 2010-12-20 13:10
At Yule Ball in the first week of December, their Majesties Ulfr and Caoimhe called their noble Order of the Laurel to attend them, and seek out the next suitable candidate to be invited to vigil.
Submitted by Milica on Tue, 2010-12-14 20:07
In medieval Spain Moslims, Christians and Jews lived together in relative peace. SCA members recently brought a taste of Jewish life in the Middle Ages to the Reconstructionist Temple Beth Israel in Maywood, New Jersey. Susan Joy Clark of NorthJersey.com has the story.
Submitted by Milica on Fri, 2010-12-10 14:28
In an article for Irish America Magazine, Edythe Preet ponders Viking history and influences in Ireland, including linguistically and in the celebration of the holiday season, especially when it comes to food and drink.
Submitted by Milica on Fri, 2010-12-10 12:44
Baron Robert Aonghus of Loch Mohr and Baroness Theresa von Elp invite you to join them on December 18, 2010 at the Apostles Lutheran Church for a celebration of Solstice. They also encourage you to bring a toy for Toys for Tots, new in package and no stuffed animals.
Submitted by Milica on Thu, 2010-12-09 13:34
Outside it is cold and dark but Yule in Winter's Gate will be warm and bright. The Autocrat will be sponsoring a Nine Men's Morris prize tournament.
Submitted by Milica on Mon, 2010-12-06 08:45
Mistress Christianna MacGrain reports on the formation of the Modern Humours Yahoo Group, a discussion forum "open to all persons interested in historical reenactment while dealing with food sensitivities."