The pilgrims had hardtack and salt horse to eat on the Mayflower. Hardtack was bread that ended up very stale and salthorse was salted meat.
Could we have survived on the Mayflower eating salthorse and hardtack? There is only one way to find out...try it!
We tried hardtack (a roll) and salthorse (beef jersey) very reluctantly.
Here are our results!