Omnicure (n.) – Someone who will eat just about anything no matter how badly cooked.
People who refuse to eat salads with their steaks are just being fashionable, reds and greens don’t mix, people!
A view of the triclinium, a formal dining room. Roman meals were eaten while reclining on couches (which are sometimes called Roman sofas today). It was a leisurely activity, lasting a few hours at least. Mosaic floors were common (one such floor unearthed in Pompeii has a mosaic depicting food … Continue reading