Cooking Recipes of the Middle Ages


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Chicken stuffed French toast, batter fried

Ein gepachens von hunner fladen


Berlin, Staatsbibliothek zu Berlin – Preußischer Kulturbesitz –, Handschriftenabteilung, Ms. germ. qu. 1187 Source Collection: B4, fol. 106rRecipe Nr. 228 Dating: mid 15th c.Origin: place of origin unknownLang: Bavarian

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Same title: b4.228, w1.229Shared ingredients: er1.50, wo1a.78, wo3b.136, b4.228, b6.2, bs1.226, gr1.80, gr1.84, w1.229, m11.12Same ingredients in following recipe: 2Same tools in following recipe: 0


Main ingredient: poultryPreparation: deep friedType: -

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