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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Almond curd

Ain mandel schotten ze machen also


Basel, UB Basel, AN V 12Source Collection: Bs1, fol. 018rRecipe Nr. 5 Dating: 1460Origin: place of origin unknownLang: Bavarian-Alemannic

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Same title: bs1.5, wo7a.15, wo7b.158Shared ingredients: bs1.5, wo3b.37Same ingredients in following recipe: 2Same tools in following recipe: 0


Main ingredient: nutsPreparation: analogueType: -

Ain mandel schotten ze machen also Item ain mandel schotten wiltu den machen So nymm zway pfunt mandel dar zue vnd den soltu klain reiben vnd solt In durch schlahen dick vnd besteck In mit weissen keren vnd solt dann die milich nemen die du doran wild giessen vnd die andern soltu lassen sieden Wann sy gesotten ist So soltu [18v] sy vf ain weiss tuoch schlahen Wann es dann kalt ist So soltu es vf ain schuessel schlahen nach der lennge vnd steck dann die keren daran vnd ain vierdung zugker muost du haben In die milich vnd In den schotten Die milich soltu doran giessen . So ist es gancz .

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