Tacuinum De Coquina: Medieval Italian Cookery Manual
By Simonetta Stefanini
Published: November 30, 2011.
Tacuinum de Coquina is not just a collection of typical Italian recipes from the Middle Ages, it is insight into why certain foods were used and how they were cooked, dictated by medical science and social and religious customs.
Their simplicity makes these recipes an easy way to amaze your dinner guests, their presentation as wonderful as their taste.