Tudor Food

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A Tudor kitchen in a wealthy house.

Reconstruction showing the work of the servants and the women of the household in the kitchen in a large wealthy Tudor house. Includes recipes, cookery styles,Tudor food and the role of the servants' in preparing meals.
From: Zig Zag Tudor Life Food A Housewife's Story
First broadcast : 05 October 1998

Teachers' notes

Age Group : 7-9

Subject : History

Topic : Tudors and Stuarts

Keywords : Tudors, Tudor kitchen, Tudor food, Tudor recipes,

Notes : Can use clip to look at Tudor eating habits - How would pupils of today like Tudor food? How would it have felt to be a servant working in the kitchen? Also could study the working life of the kitchen servants in Tudor times.

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