Olive oil has been a staple of the mediterranean diet for thousands of years. It was brought to Spain by the Greeks and the Pheonecians, and has been in production ever since. Production techniques were improved during the Moorish period.
Hence, hopefully my inference that a cellar in Toledo might conceivably be full of barrels of oil is not too far-fetched. It’s time to get out.
These images are the first draft of the upcoming release of Mayor: the case of the theftless thief, series 1 of the Mayor series. Check out the Mayor playlist on Spotify.
graphica – fantastica – medieval