28 Dec 2023

Italian Food before Columbus with Julie Biuso

From Bon Appetit, 6:15 pm on 28 December 2023

Simon Morris presents a new show about food - what we eat, why we eat it, where it came from and when we started trying it. Today, Julie Biuso answers the question of Italian food before Christopher Columbus discovered tomatoes, capsicums, potatoes and all those other staples of Italian cuisine. What did Julius Caesar have for dinner, for instance?