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Ancient Roman Plebeian Bread – Ancient Dry Yeast – Poppy Seed Bread

Welcome to our kitchen. Today we prepare an ancient Roman recipe. A simple yet very aromatic bread prepared by farmers, leavened with an ancient dry yeast that we will show you how to make from scratch. We start with the ingredients for the bread. We need white wheat flour, eggs, dry yeast, and the spices:…

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The 2000 year old honey cake from Pompeii | How To Cook That Ann Reardon

Welcome to How To Cook That I’m Ann Reardon and today we’re gonna be making a cake from 2000 years ago! So how do we even know what they ate back then? Well our trip to Italy helped us find some clues. So we are here in ancient Pompeii which was a city destroyed by…

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