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History Cookbook: Tudor High Table

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The more wealthy would eat their main meal in the evening with a well presented table with a variety of foods. Meat and fish would be high upon the menu as would sweet things - well loved by rich Tudors.

Having an abundant table was important to enhance the status of a person entertaining guests.

However, even within the family meals of wealthier people, food presentation was important, as was the order in which people were seated at the table. 
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Name: Kate 28th October 2013
Really good for homework :-p
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