[Sca-cooks] cooking and the rosary

Stefan li Rous StefanliRous at austin.rr.com
Mon Sep 8 16:23:50 PDT 2008

Sisuile asked:

<<< I ended up in a discussion at Pennsic with a gentle who was  
recounting the
period use of telling the rosary as, effectively, an egg timer. As it  
one of those passing conversations that just happen in the merchant  
area, I
didn't think to ask *where* he had found this, other than in a  
cookery book.
Does this use jog anyone's memory? A citation would be lovely, though  
happily take whatever anyone can give me. >>>

Take a look at these two files in the FOOD section of the Florilegium:

rec-in-verse-msg  (12K)  2/ 2/07    Period recipes written in a verse  
rec-tim-pray-msg  (22K)  8/29/08    Period recipes using prayers for  

Okay, I just recently created the second one and haven't uploaded it  
to the website yet. I will get it uploaded later tonight.

THLord Stefan li Rous    Barony of Bryn Gwlad    Kingdom of Ansteorra
    Mark S. Harris           Austin, Texas           
StefanliRous at austin.rr.com
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