Tudor Cooking with Claire – A fool

| October 6, 2017

Tudor Cooking with Claire – A fool

Phew! I’ve just recorded my 15th “Tudor Cooking with Claire” video and the latest recipe is a Tudor fool. Today, an English fool is a dessert made by mixing stewed or puréed fruit with cream or custard, but a medieval or Tudor fool was a creamy custard with or without bread soaked into it. My […]

Henry VIII’s Kitchens

| August 13, 2009

This series of videos from the Historic Royal Palaces will tell you all about Tudor cookery – enjoy! King’s Confectionary Spices Lighting a Tudor Fire Turning the Spit What the Cooks wore