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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  • 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
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Salmon, roasted

Den lachs prat also


Basel, UB Basel, AN V 12Source Collection: Bs1, fol. 035vRecipe Nr. 58 Dating: 1460Origin: place of origin unknownLang: Bavarian-Alemannic

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Same title: bs1.58Shared ingredients: bs1.58Same ingredients in following recipe: 4Same tools in following recipe: 0


Main ingredient: fishPreparation: roastType: -

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