Viking Food Guy

Recreating the food and drink of the Viking Age (and others)

Browsing Posts published in April, 2010

Brewing

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In the last few months, I’ve started trying to do some brewing, in ways that fit with the Viking aesthetic.  I started thinking about what modern craft brewing (which I’ve done, and I love) does or doesn’t have in common with brewing as the Vikings must have done it.  The reality is, I don’t think […]

OK, it’s totally not Viking food, but this weekend at Faire in the Grove we decided to focus on two things:  waffles and funnel cakes from 16th C. German recipes.  Katrine has been working on translating a number of such recipes from a selection of period manuscripts, and it was time to put theory into […]

Welcome!

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This is a brand new blog, and this is the obligatory first post.  My hope is to use the blog to talk about my research and experimentations in recreating Viking food, drink, and cooking tools.