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
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Pastry with coloured stuffing

Von einem gepachen mach also .


Basel, UB Basel, AN V 12Source Collection: Bs1, fol. 084vRecipe Nr. 213 Dating: 1460Origin: place of origin unknownLang: Bavarian-Alemannic

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Same title: bs1.213Shared ingredients: bs1.213Same ingredients in following recipe: 1Same tools in following recipe: 0


Main ingredient: doughPreparation: pastryType: show dish

Von einem gepachen mach also . Item Nym ein weiss semlein prot das nicht zue new sey gepachen das schneid nach der zwirich vnd nicht nach der lennge Du solt haben zwaierlaj fuelle . Die ain sol gruen sein Die ander schwarcz vnd bestreich sy mit ayr fuelle ain schniten nach der anndern magstu es gehaben So nym ye ain gelbe fuell vf ain schniten vnd mach ain taig von ayren oder von wein da zeuch die schniten durch vnd leg zwo schniten vf ain annder vnd pachs vnd strae zucker darauf .

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