Small treats for Medieval demos

I have properly discovered what a wonderful resource Stefan’s Florilegium is. (http://www.florilegium.org/) It’s kind of the default go to web site for useful stuff about skills you might want to know about in the SCA, and you tend to hear about it early on. In the words of THLord Stefan li Rous (Mark S. Harris)…

Candied Peel and almonds

Art and I were looking for some small treats he could make for upcoming events.  I came across a recipe for candied peel in some online translations by Janet Hinson of Le Menagier de Paris, a French medieval housekeeping book (written austensibly for a young woman as a practical guide to running a good household in 1393) I can remember…