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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Pig's head

Von ainem Sweins koppf den beraitt also


Basel, UB Basel, AN V 12Source Collection: Bs1, fol. 101vRecipe Nr. 265 Dating: 1460Origin: place of origin unknownLang: Bavarian-Alemannic

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Same title: bs1.265Shared ingredients: bs1.265Same ingredients in following recipe: 1Same tools in following recipe: 0


Main ingredient: offalPreparation: deep friedType: -

Von ainem Sweins koppf den beraitt also Item seud ein schweins koeppf vnd thue das fleisch dauon vnd hack das klain mit guetem gewuercz vnd press das ze samen als ain gesottne milich vnd nym ain taig oder czwen du magst In schneiden vnd die selben schnitzlein praten oder pachen In ainem duennen taiglein .

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