Cooking Recipes of the Middle Ages


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Wafers, stuffed with grape and apple, batter fried

Aber ain gepachens


Berlin, Staatsbibliothek zu Berlin – Preußischer Kulturbesitz –, Handschriftenabteilung, Ms. germ. qu. 1187 Source Collection: B4, fol. 107vRecipe Nr. 236 Dating: mid 15th c.Origin: place of origin unknownLang: Bavarian

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Same title: b4.236, w1.237Shared ingredients: b4.236, w1.237Same ingredients in following recipe: 1Same tools in following recipe: 0


Main ingredient: fruitPreparation: deep friedType: -

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