Re: [Apicius] Moretum recipes
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--- jdm314@... wrote:
> Yet again, the moretum rears its cheasy head.__________________________________________________
> Here's my question:
> On this list, in our frequent discussions of
> the moretum, we have brought up
> several moretum recipes, namely that of
> pseudo-Virgil, that of Ovid, and those
> of Columella. Are there any others?
> I gather that Sueius also wrote a poem entitled
> _Moretum_, but only one
> fragment survives (and that is presumably too
> short to give a recipe).
> There is also the myttotos, which, although the
> Romans translated it as
> "moretum", scholars seem to agree was a
> different sort of thing. But just for the
> sake of completeness, I know of a myttotos
> recipe in Aristophanes (though that
> is considered dubiuous due to its use as a
> political allegory). I know it
> shows up at least one other time in
> Aristophanes (possibly in The Peace). Dalby
> also lists references to it in Annanius,
> Hipponax, Galen, and Hippocratic
> glosses, but I haven't seen those.
> [Non-text portions of this message have been
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- No, no. This is a totally new question.
Oh, btw, in my list of recipes I forgot to include Apicius' moretaria.
In a message dated 1/18/06 8:51:05 PM, correus@... writes:
> LOL LOL LOL If this is in response to my earlier[Non-text portions of this message have been removed]
> post, I was wanting to know about a mortarium
> (mortar). I am interested in finding a
> reproduction of one.