Acts of Kitchen: Lisa and Vikings

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In which I talk to the wonderful Lisa Hannett about Vikings: their sagas (farmers come to blows), their food, their rubbish heaps, and modern attempts at recreating such experiences…

Lisa’s site

Cranky Ladies of History, edited by Tansy Rayner Roberts and Tehani Wessely (including a story by Lisa about a woman of the Viking Age)

Podcast on seaweed from the BBC Food Programme

Oseberg ship at the Museum of Cultural History

Skyr

An Early Meal: a Viking Age Cookbook and Culinary Odyssey