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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Apples, baked, and pressed

Von gepachen oeppffeln die gepresst sind


Basel, UB Basel, AN V 12Source Collection: Bs1, fol. 101vRecipe Nr. 267 Dating: 1460Origin: place of origin unknownLang: Bavarian-Alemannic

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Main ingredient: fruitPreparation: -Type: -

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