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)

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Hedgehog, from figs

Aber ainen anndern Igel .


Basel, UB Basel, AN V 12Source Collection: Bs1, fol. 019rRecipe Nr. 8 Dating: 1460Origin: place of origin unknownLang: Bavarian-Alemannic

Similar recipes:

Same title: bs1.8Shared ingredients: b4.38, bs1.8, w1.40, wo7a.25, wo7b.168, wo7b.43Same ingredients in following recipe: 2Same tools in following recipe: 0


Main ingredient: fruitPreparation: aspicType: show dish

Aber ainen anndern Igel . Item aber ain anndern Igel der neme dar zue ain pfunt veigen vnd wasch das mel dauon vnd lass sy trucken werden vnd hack sy dann klain vnd stoess sy mit guotem gewuercz rain vnd thue Saffran doran so wirt es rott [19v] vnd des zuckers soltu nit vergessen wann es klain gestossen ist So schlachs zue samen vnd mach ain Igel dorauss vnd gilb In schon mit saffran vnd nym naegelein das suellen seine porst sein vnd ain veygen gib Im In den mund .

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