Roman bread from Pompeii, Italy. Pompeii was buried under a thick layer of volcanic ash by a catastrophic eruption of Vesuvius in 79 AD. The site of the town was rediscovered in 1748, and subsequent excavations revealed buildings and artefacts in a remarkably well preserved state.
GOURD (SQUASH) PUREE 1 kg gourd or squash_ pepper to taste_ 1 t lovage_ 1 t cumin_ 1 t oregano_ 1 onion, minced_ 1/2 c wine_ 1/2 c "garum"_ 1T olive oil_ 1T semolina_______ Chop, bake, & smush gourd (or squash)// While it is baking, mix other ingredients less semolina// When gourd is done, mix with sauce// Briefly cook with semolina and serve. #roman #squash