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Ancient Greece Sang Sang

  1. 1. Sang
  2. 2. Greece map The Greek consisted of foods that were easily raised in the rocky terrain of Greece’s landscape.
  3. 3. Meals <ul><li>To begin with it is essential to realize that all the below given information refers to the rich people. Poor were not often able to enjoy fancy meals with well - prepared and sophisticated dishes </li></ul>
  4. 4. Beef, Cow, Sheep and Goat <ul><li>Beef was very expensive, so it was rarely eaten. Beef and pork were only available to poor people during religious festivals. It was during the festivals that cows or pigs were sacrificed to the gods, and the meat was cooked and handed out to the public. </li></ul>
  5. 5. Sailing <ul><li>the importance of sailing and fishing that fish was a major part of the local diet. Fish, shellfish, squid and eels were consumed in near any manner possible </li></ul>
  6. 6. Fish <ul><li>2 spoons of coriander seeds 1 tea spoon salt 2 steaks cod </li></ul><ul><li>Fish was the main source of protein in the Greek diet. Beef was very expensive, so it was rarely eaten. Beef and pork were only available to poor people during religious festivals. </li></ul>
  7. 7. Natural <ul><li>It consisted of vegetables, fruit, fish, and possibly honey cakes. Sugar was unknown to ancient Greeks, so natural honey was used as a sweetener. </li></ul>
  8. 8. bread <ul><li>200gr white flour </li></ul><ul><li>50gr peeled almonds </li></ul><ul><li>50gr walnuts </li></ul><ul><li>50gr sesame </li></ul><ul><li>150gr honey </li></ul><ul><li>3 eggs </li></ul>
  9. 9. History <ul><li>The Greeks did not have any eating utensils, so they ate with their hands. Bread was often used to scoop out thick soups. Bread was also used as a napkin to clean hands. After being used as a napkin, the bread was then thrown on the floor for the dogs or slaves to clean up at a later time. </li></ul>
  10. 10. Wine <ul><li>Wine was the main drink in ancient Greece. It was watered down; to drink it straight was considered barbaric. Milk was rarely drunk, because again, it was considered barbaric. Milk was used for cheese production. Water was another possible choice as a drink. </li></ul>
  11. 11. Wine <ul><li>Wine drinking now is the issue and wine selection reflects wealth. </li></ul>
  12. 12. Breakfast <ul><li>Breakfast was eaten just after sunrise and consisted of bread dipped in wine. Lunch was again bread dipped in wine or tea along with some olives, figs, cheese or dried fish. </li></ul>
  13. 13. sourced <ul><li>http://www.greecefoods.com/vegetables/index.htm </li></ul><ul><li>http://greekfood.about.com/od/quenstionsanswers/f/ancientfood.htm </li></ul><ul><li>http://www.historyforkids.org/learn/greeks/food/greekfood.htm </li></ul><ul><li>http://www.historyforkids.org/learn/greeks/food/greekfood.htm </li></ul><ul><li>http://groups.msn.com/ancientepidavrosgreece/octopusfishing.msnw </li></ul>

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