Cooking is an important part of life for people across the world. This is a medieval cooking pot, found near London in the UK. It has three legs for standing over the ashes of a fire. By analysing traces of food found in cooking pots like these, it’s possible to find out what types of foods were cooked in different areas and times, so that we can find out the ingredients that were available and the popular ways of combining them.
What is your favourite recipe?