Weird Dishes Eaten by the Middle Ages’ Elite That Will Make You Sick to Your Stomach

Fancy live frogs coming out of your pie?

Still Life with Turkey Pie by Pieter Claesz (1627) shows a turkey cooked and placed back in its original skin. Image source : Wikimedia Commons.

Imagine you are a guest at a royal feast in the Middle Ages. You’re expecting a huge spread with lots of unusual meats, fancy desserts, jellies, pies, and the finest bread.

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