Difference between revisions of "Non-period food"

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*new world [[fruits]]
 
*new world [[fruits]]
 
**[[pumpkins]]
 
**[[pumpkins]]
**[[pineapples]]
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**[[pineapples]] -- (''although they are '''supposed''' to have been carved, in period, within Rosslyn Chapel in Scotland)''
 
**[[papayas]]
 
**[[papayas]]
 
*[[tropical fruit]]s
 
*[[tropical fruit]]s
 
**[[pawpaw]]
 
**[[pawpaw]]
 
**[[mango]]
 
**[[mango]]
**[[pineapple]]
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**[[pineapple]] -- ''see above''
 
*[[meats]]
 
*[[meats]]
 
**[[turkey]]
 
**[[turkey]]

Revision as of 19:40, 22 October 2004

Not all food that is commonly eaten today was available in Europe in period. Various plants originated in the New World and took a while to become used in Europe.

(Note-Yes, those meats can be eaten and were by indigenous tribes.)