Libum – Ancient Roman Cheesecake

Welcome to our kitchen. Today we prepare an Ancient Roman recipe. A savory cheesecake, called libum, a term that means “offering”. Libum was a ritual food traditionally prepared by ancient Latin populations during some festivities of the year. We start with the ingredients. We need cheese, white wheat flour, and eggs. And then bay laurel […]

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 […]