Flashcards in Daily Routine Deck (19):
Light breakfast =
Worship at the...
Lararium - might be a ceremony performed by paterfamilias
Light lunch =
After lunch they would have a ....
Where would they go to exercise after their siesta?
After exercising they would...
go to baths at 2 O'clock
What would they wear at dinner?
Sole (slippers) and loose fitting robes
When would the go to bed?
Very early due to poor lighting
Good things about the daily routine:
-Slaves would do most manual work
-Chance for a siesta
-Chance to go to baths
Bad things about the daily routine:
-Have to get up early
-Need to attend a patron
-Need to go to sleep early
What were the usual STARTERS at dinner?
What were the usual MAIN COURSES at dinner?
-fruit and veg
-variety of sauces
What were the usual DESSERTS at dinner?
Ate dinner on...
Couches with pillows, respectable ladies sat
Where was dinner held?
Triclinium (dining room with three couches)
What did the do to the wine?
Diluted it, only 1/5th of it was actually wine
What sauce did they use?
Garum (rotted fish sauce)