Cooking Recipes of the Middle Ages


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  • Ingredient: (usually) edible material used in cooking
  • Dish: general category of food
  • Tool: equipment used in cooking
  • Name: proper name of dish
  • Instruction: one set of action during dooking
  • Opener: phrase opening a recipe text
  • Closer: phrase closing a recipe text
  • Ref.: reference to another recipe
  • Kitchen Tip: set of actions concerning cooking
  • Household Tip: set of actions concerning household matters
  • Serving Tip: set of actions concerning dishing and serving the food
  • Speech ( ): active speech act of chef or other individual
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  • Analogy ( ): something other is simulated (“fake” dish)

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Hedgehog, black

Ainen schwarczen Igel


Pannonhalma, Library of Pannonhalma Archabbey, Cod. 118. J. 42Source Collection: Pa1, fol. 286rRecipe Nr. 45 Dating: about 1500Origin: place of origin unknownLang: Bavarian

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Main ingredient: -Preparation: aspicType: -

Ainen schwarczen Igel So nym j libra weinper vnd wasch sy gar schon daz nichcz vnsawbers [286v] do bey bleyb vnd schwayb sy schon In ainer pfannen vnd laz sy kalt werden daz sy kuglich sein vnd stos sy chlayn vnd thu dar ein zyment rind vnd negel vnd Imber nysße zu samen vnd mach ein Igel vnd westeckt In mit negelein daz sollen dy porster sein vnd ein gulden muscat gib Im Inden mund daz ist im gesund

Pa1 - "Pannonhalma, Library of Pannonhalma Archabbey, Cod. 118. J. 42"