What Did They Eat: Renaissance Princes, Popes and Paupers

The food that fed history’s greatest classical rebirth

An extravagant banquet — Paolo Veronese, Public domain, via Wikimedia Commons

TThe Renaissance was more than a rebirth of classic culture across Europe. It was also a time of great change, both socially and economically, with a new generation of nouveau riche emerging into a world of ancient noble bloodlines. These families — mostly famously the Medici…

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A Renaissance Writer

A Renaissance Writer

I love all things Italian Renaissance, cooking and writing. I can often be found reading, drinking espresso and working on too many things at once