We are currently researching all about the different foods that Tudors ate.
Here are some useful links that cover a range of topics:
Where did Tudor food come from?
What did the rich eat?
The link below will take you to a great BBC documentary all about preparing for a Tudor feast. This is one to watch at home as it is quite long!
What was a Tudor kitchen like?
Do you want to bake like a Tudor?
Here are some links to sites that will tell you all about baking in Tudor times:
Below are a selection of links which will take you to Tudor recipes if you want to have a go yourself.
How did the Tudor diet affect people’s health?
Tudor diets weren’t particularly healthy and often caused problems for their health. The water was polluted and could be very harmful, the sweet fatty diet consumed by the rich caused their teeth to rot and the rubbish dumped outside houses encouraged rodents which spread the plague!