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
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  • Household Tip: set of actions concerning household matters
  • Serving Tip: set of actions concerning dishing and serving the food
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Puree in a round goblet

Das gemuess vach oder mach In ainen kopff


Basel, UB Basel, AN V 12Source Collection: Bs1, fol. 083rRecipe Nr. 209 Dating: 1460Origin: place of origin unknownLang: Bavarian-Alemannic

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Same title: bs1.209Shared ingredients: bs1.209, wo8.281, wo9a.44Same ingredients in following recipe: 0Same tools in following recipe: 0


Main ingredient: -Preparation: pureeType: sweet

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