[Sca-cooks] Online article on medieval spices and tastes

Terry Decker t.d.decker at worldnet.att.net
Sat Mar 29 10:40:52 PDT 2008

Interesting article, but Freedman errors when he says long pepper (Piper 
longum) and black pepper (Piper nigrum) aren't related.  They and cubebs 
(Piper cubeba) are fairly close cousins.


> Paul Freedman on Medieval Tastes
> http://www.gourmet.com/food/2008/03/medievalspices
> Johnnae

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