5485Re: [Apicius] Even the poor eat... giraffes?
- Jan 8, 2014On 1/8/2014 2:18 AM, Susan Weingarten wrote:
>I had sea urchin recently when I was in Marseille. They are
> Someone sent me another link to this report
> http://www.huffingtonpost.com/2014/01/05/ancient-pompeii-elite-ate-giraffe-sea-urchins_n_4538312.html where
> it makes it clear that the 'shell fish' included sea urchins. This is
> particularly interesting, as the Apicius collection has several recipes
> for sea urchins (9.8.1-5- Sally Grainger says it is the pink/orange
> ovaries or 'corals' which are eaten).
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