If you’re hungry for ancestral answers, look no further than food: Folding social history into family history can add flavor to your ancestors’ lives, and what better way to understand your forebears than to learn about the food they ate? The following websites provide information on all aspects of food history, from production to cooking and serving. Use these tools to place your ancestors in historical context. Be sure to note bibliographies and website links that lead you to other food history-related books, articles and sites.
From the December 2012 issue of Family Tree Magazine