Cooking Recipes of the Middle Ages


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Chicken, stuffed with veal or pork

von huennern zue kochen


Basel, UB Basel, AN V 12Source Collection: Bs1, fol. 033vRecipe Nr. 51 Dating: 1460Origin: place of origin unknownLang: Bavarian-Alemannic

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Same title: bs1.51Shared ingredients: bs1.51Same ingredients in following recipe: 3Same tools in following recipe: 0


Main ingredient: poultryPreparation: boiledType: -

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