Wiley Beasts

Beast Fables - Comic 47 - Chauntilak hunts the most dangerous prey: corn

Medieval Moment: Corn, as it’s called in North America or Maize elsewhere, is not a medieval food, at least in England. If you’re looking through old records referring to corn, they’re probably talking about a mixture of grains like barley and wheat. In a few comics, I explain where this yellow, delicious treat came from, but I just wanted to note for the record that feasting on buttery cobs of corn in the Middle Ages just isn’t a thing.

Hunting the most dangerous game: corn.