savoiardi biscuits: When were these Invented Biscuits?

By |2019-08-10T00:58:23+00:0010 August 2019|Anecdotes and curiosities, Middle Ages, Company Costumes Daily Life|

Biscuits Savoiardi Would you have said the Savoyards, the famous biscuits also used for the preparation of many homemade desserts, date back to the Middle Ages? To be precise the end [...]

Toasted Bread and Leeks: Medieval Christmas Recipe

By |2018-12-28T00:25:23+00:008 December 2018|Middle Ages, Company Costumes Daily Life|

medieval Kitchen. The slices of bread and leeks were Christmas but not only from the site sguardosulmedioevo.org, riporto una ricetta medievale natalizia che può tranquillamente trovare spazio sulla tavola [...]

Gotta, Disease of the Rich

By |2018-11-11T03:59:44+00:0011 November 2018|Middle Ages, Daily life Costume Company, Company Costumes Daily Life, Daily life Costume Company, Ancient history, Contemporary history, Modern history|

Piero de Medici, father of Lorenzo the Magnificent, say "The Gouty" Gout is a disease that afflicted many famous people from the past. He suffered, among others, [...]

VII Sec. d.C.: Care “Soft” for Hemorrhoids

By |2018-10-13T02:32:31+00:0022 August 2018|Anecdotes and curiosities, Middle Ages, Company Costumes Daily Life|

Treatment of Hemorrhoids in antiquity. In the seventh century. d.C. the Fiacro monaco proposed a cure "soft" compared to those generally in use In this post, which refers to [...]