Cooking Recipes of the Middle Ages


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Hemp, dietetics




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Augsburg, Universitätsbibl., Cod.III.1.2°43Source Collection: A1, fol. 066rRecipe Nr. 87 Dating: 4th quater of 15th c.Origin: place of origin unknownLang: Bavarian, Bavarian, Bavarian

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Main ingredient: seedsPreparation: -Type: medicinal

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A1 - "Augsburg, Universitätsbibl., Cod.III.1.2°43"