Cooking Recipes of the Middle Ages


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  • Ingredient: (usually) edible material used in cooking
  • Dish: general category of food
  • Tool: equipment used in cooking
  • Name: proper name of dish
  • Instruction: one set of action during dooking
  • Opener: phrase opening a recipe text
  • Closer: phrase closing a recipe text
  • Ref.: reference to another recipe
  • Kitchen Tip: set of actions concerning cooking
  • Household Tip: set of actions concerning household matters
  • Serving Tip: set of actions concerning dishing and serving the food
  • Speech ( ): active speech act of chef or other individual
  • Excluded ingredient ( ): potential ingredient is actively excluded
  • Compared to… ( ): comparison to suggest shape, measurement, etc.
  • Analogy ( ): something other is simulated (“fake” dish)

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Fake fruit, raisins and almonds

Ain essen gestalt als die pieren mach also .


Basel, UB Basel, AN V 12Source Collection: Bs1, fol. 052rRecipe Nr. 130 Dating: 1460Origin: place of origin unknownLang: Bavarian-Alemannic

Similar recipes:

Same title: bs1.130, er1.20Shared ingredients: bs1.130, er1.20, wo1a.27, wo3b.85Same ingredients in following recipe: 1Same tools in following recipe: 1


Main ingredient: -Preparation: analogueType: show dish

Ain essen gestalt als die pieren mach also . Item nym waelisch weinper wol erlesrn vnd stoess sy In ainem moerser vnd nym gescheltrn mandel keren vnd stoeß sy damit vnd misch dar zue ymber vnd zucker . So das geschicht . So walg sy In der hannd das es geschaffen sej als ein pieren vnd stoes ain stil darein .

Bs1 - "Basel, UB Basel, AN V 12"