BOBBIO (view from Meloni's house in Cerro land)
LENTILS BARLEY SOUP
The food Hannibal preferred during the winter before the Trebbia battle
Saute in large stewing pan lard, celery, and onion. Add water and lentils. Cook 20 minutes.
Simmer 45-60 minutes. Add 1/2 cup shredded carrots. Cook 5 minutes more. Serves 6.