[Sca-cooks] Food in 16th century Russia : Herberstein

Ana Valdés agora158 at gmail.com
Tue Jan 15 07:25:30 PST 2013


In the Swedish and Icelandic cookbooks are same recipes shared by the Vikings and the Russian, it were the Vikings (called Varangian) which creates and ruled Novgorod and Kiev between the 9th and the 11th century.
Ana

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15 jan 2013 kl. 13:19 skrev Deborah Hammons <aldyth at aol.com>:

> Thanks!
> 
> Aldyth
> 
> On Fri, Mar 14, 2008 at 3:32 PM, emilio szabo <emilio_szabo at yahoo.it> wrote:
> 
>> 
>> <<So any suggestions on where to get information regarding food in
>> 
>> SCA-period Russia would be helpful, doesn't have to be a cookbook... >>
>> 
>> 
>> One of the most important accounts on 16th century Russia was written by
>> 
>> Siegmund von Herberstein. His commentarii (1556), originally written in
>> Latin, then translated into
>> 
>> German and Italian are online here:
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>> http://www.osteuropa-institut.de/ext_dateien/Herberstein%20gesamt.pdf
>> 
>> Wikipedia points you to digital facsimiles of different Latin, German, and
>> Italian editions and to
>> 
>> an English translation, published in 1851-52 (which is also available with
>> books.google).
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>> http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Rerum_Moscoviticarum_Commentarii
>> 
>> He mentions food and food related aspects every now and then, but does not
>> give recipes.
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>> E.
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