Cooking Recipes of the Middle Ages


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  • Ingredient: (usually) edible material used in cooking
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Curd in lent, served warm

Geysslicz in der vasten mach also


Basel, UB Basel, AN V 12Source Collection: Bs1, fol. 052vRecipe Nr. 132 Dating: 1460Origin: place of origin unknownLang: Bavarian-Alemannic

Similar recipes:

Same title: bs1.132, wo1a.30, wo3b.88Shared ingredients: bs1.132, wo1a.30Same ingredients in following recipe: 1Same tools in following recipe: 1


Main ingredient: dairyPreparation: sauceType: -

Geysslicz in der vasten mach also Item Geysslicz In der vasten soltu nemen vnd lass sy ain weil stan das sy gefall . So seud sy dann vnd gewürcz sy In dem hafen vnd wann du sy dann essen wild So thue ain wenig oell In ain pfannen vnd thue den geyslicz darein vnd lass sy erwallen vnd thue ein gestüpp dar auf

*Mash in lent, served cold* (Subrecipe Nr. 1) [cooking recipe] wiltu aber annderlay geislicz So seud sy vnd geuß sy dann auf ain schuessel vnd laß sy erkalten vnd zeuch Ir die haut ab vnd mach ain mandel milich vnd geuss darauf


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