Re: British Vegetarianism is 8,000 years old?
16 Oct 1995 17:36:29 GMT

In <45ri8f$>, (Darin R. Molnar) writes:
>Hazelnuts must be leached before being eaten. This could have been a leaching
>pit, as well as a storage or roasting pit. What, exactly, is happening
>throughout the site? This is a pretty sweeping statement. . .

I thought, the important part was breaking the hard shell before eating
the filbert. Your dictum appears culturally induced (like b-leached flower) .
Have you ever tried a raw, fresh hazelnut? I've eaten tons of them as a kid.
I guess I must have died and now I'm in the purgatory (archy).