What kind of climate does the Sahara desert have? Is this the same as our weather? How would that effect farming?
Egypt had a hot climate This meant they could grown more exotic foods like grapes, figs, water melons, dates, pomegranates, pumpkins, plums and many other fruits. They could also grown nuts and vegetables like lentils and beans
The Nile flows through Egypt What food do you think was plentiful?
Watch to see how they separate the grain How they make their bread And what extra ingredient they had in their bread……
Roast beef, with olives Lamb stew with lentils and peas Glass of wine Glass of beer Coconuts, dates and figs All served on golden plates. Have as much as you like!
Salted fish Unleavened bread Onions Glass of beer Served on clay plates.
Which menu do you think belonged to the rich person? Why? Which would your favourite meal have been?