Cooking Recipes of the Middle Ages


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Electuary for the stomach

Latwergen d Carini


Wolfenbüttel, Herzog August Bibliothek, Handschriftenabteilung, Cod. Guelf. 31.3 Aug. 2°Source Collection: Wo11, fol. 263rRecipe Nr. 12 Dating: 16th c.Origin: place of origin unknownLang:

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Main ingredient: -Preparation: electuaryType: medicinal

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Wo11 - "Wolfenbüttel, Herzog August Bibliothek, Handschriftenabteilung, Cod. Guelf. 31.3 Aug. 2°"