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AuthorDalby, Andrew, 1947-
TitleTastes of Byzantium : the cuisine of a legendary empire / Andrew Dalby.
PublisherLondon : I.B. Tauris, 2010.
Description268 pages : illustrations ; 20 cm
 Braddock Non Fiction
 641.30 DAL  
BibliographyIncludes bibliographical references and index.
SummaryDescribes the food and eating customs during the Byzantine Empire.
ContentsAn Introduction to Byzantium -- Tastes and Smells of the City -- Food and Markets of Constantinople -- Water and Wine, Monks and Travellers -- Rulers of the World -- The Texts -- The Eight Flavours -- Categories of Food -- Humoral and Dietary Qualities of Foods -- A Dietary Calendar -- Instructions and Recipes -- A Phrase-Book of Byzantine Foods and Aromas.
SubjectFood habits -- Byzantine Empire.
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Cooking -- Byzantine Empire.
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Byzantine Empire -- Civilization.
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Byzantine Empire -- Social life and customs.
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ISBN9781848851658 (pbk.)
1848851650 (pbk.)
9781838600365 (pbk.)
1838600361 (pbk.)

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