Cooking Recipes of the Middle Ages


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Fish aspic

Sultz visch


Berlin, Staatsbibliothek zu Berlin – Preußischer Kulturbesitz –, Handschriftenabteilung, Ms. germ. qu. 1023 Source Collection: B3, fol. 124rRecipe Nr. 16 Dating: 1497Origin: place of origin unknownLang: Alemannic

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Main ingredient: fishPreparation: aspicType: -

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B3 - "Berlin, Staatsbibliothek zu Berlin – Preußischer Kulturbesitz –, Handschriftenabteilung, Ms. germ. qu. 1023"