Cooking Recipes of the Middle Ages


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  • Ingredient: (usually) edible material used in cooking
  • Dish: general category of food
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Fake morels, calf's lungs



Pannonhalma, Library of Pannonhalma Archabbey, Cod. 118. J. 42Source Collection: Pa1, fol. 271vRecipe Nr. 8 Dating: about 1500Origin: place of origin unknownLang: Bavarian

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Same title: br1.16, gr1.205, pa1.8, db1.21, db1.27, wo9a.40Shared ingredients: pa1.8Same ingredients in following recipe: 2Same tools in following recipe: 0


Main ingredient: offalPreparation: -Type: -

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