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
  • Speech ( ): active speech act of chef or other individual
  • Excluded ingredient ( ): potential ingredient is actively excluded
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  • Analogy ( ): something other is simulated (“fake” dish)

Ingredients / Tools: Indexes of ingredient and tool concepts reachable via English translation in brackets trailing Early New High German spelling

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Von ainer Sallsen ze vahen In dem tawe


Basel, UB Basel, AN V 12Source Collection: Bs1, fol. 105vRecipe Nr. 284 Dating: 1460Origin: place of origin unknownLang: Bavarian-Alemannic

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Same title: b4.249, bs1.284, w1.250, b1.75, b1.76Shared ingredients: bs1.284, b1.75Same ingredients in following recipe: 1Same tools in following recipe: 1


Main ingredient: herbsPreparation: -Type: show dish

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