Cooking Recipes of the Middle Ages


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  • Ingredient: (usually) edible material used in cooking
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Stuffing for goose

ein fulle machen czu einer gans


Berlin, Staatsbibliothek – Preußischer Kulturbesitz –, Handschriftenabteilung, Ms. germ. fol. 244 Source Collection: B1, fol. 290vRecipe Nr. 37 Dating: ca. 1445Origin: area of MainzLang: Rhine Franconian

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Same title: bs1.283, b1.37, b1.72Shared ingredients: bs1.283, b1.37Same ingredients in following recipe: 0Same tools in following recipe: 1


Main ingredient: poultryPreparation: stuffingType: -

Wiltu ein fulle machen czu einer gans die da jung sij vnd in der welle sij odir elter so lufft sie als ein hune vnd stoisz knobelauch vnd peffer in eyme stein vnde fulle die gans da mit vnd auech mit wecholtern beren vnd stoisz sie auech inwenig vnd hacke specke darczu vnd du grune winber dar vnder als vil du wilt vnd fulle isz damit