A Taste of Ancient Rome (Paperback)

By Ilaria Gozzini Giacosa, Anna Herklotz (Translated by)

University of Chicago Press, 9780226290324, 239pp.

Publication Date: May 2, 1994

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From appetizers to desserts, the rustic to the refined, here are more than two hundred recipes from ancient Rome tested and updated for today's tastes. With its intriguing sweet-sour flavor combinations, its lavish use of fresh herbs and fragrant spices, and its base in whole grains and fruits and vegetables, the cuisine of Rome will be a revelation to serious cooks ready to create new dishes in the spirit of an ancient culture.