Use a heavy saucepan with a tight fitting lid, or cover the pan with a sheet of aluminium foil before replacing the lid.
Stirring now and again to prevent the sauce sticking to the bottom of the saucepan.
Today it is stuffed with rice, herbs, tomatoes, and onions.
Put the rice and chicken in a serving dish and keep warm.
The deceased would not lack for drink either, for graves were supplied with pottery filled with wine.
A source of Vitamin E, lettuce was also believed to aid in fertility and was thus considered in ancient Egypt as a symbol for the god of fertility, Min.
Now add the onion mixture to the saucepan and bring to the boil again.
Mix and refrigerate until required.