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
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Chicken with caraway

Aber von kuemich huenern ze beraitten


Basel, UB Basel, AN V 12Source Collection: Bs1, fol. 086rRecipe Nr. 220 Dating: 1460Origin: place of origin unknownLang: Bavarian-Alemannic

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Same title: bs1.220Shared ingredients: bs1.220Same ingredients in following recipe: 3Same tools in following recipe: 0


Main ingredient: poultryPreparation: bakedType: -

Aber von kuemich huenern ze beraitten Item zer glid Iunge huener die da gepraten sind vnd schlach ayer daran mit ymber vnd mit Aenesz vnd geuss damit die huener vnd stoesz sy dann In ainem moerser vnd lass denn pachen gleich haiss mit ainem schmalcz vnd das haissen kuemich huener .

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