Between eggs, oats, ale and cheese middle age peasants were lucky to consume over 3500 calories per day. We can do that easily as one fast food meal can yield upwards of 2700 calories. Foods were simple and whole. Medieval Cookery contains a great list recipes for medieval dishes.
Archery - Target Practice
Turnips with spices and turnips with cheese.
Rice with cheese.
Chicken legs - Served cold of course.
Archery Contest to Select the King
The festivities ended after this young man shot his arrow right through the apple to be declared the king.
This was the final week of our medieval history co-op. Please sign-up to follow Highhill Education as we continue our history studies with the Renaissance.