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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Peas, roasted

von gepratten arbassen die mach also als hernach stat .


Basel, UB Basel, AN V 12Source Collection: Bs1, fol. 043vRecipe Nr. 94 Dating: 1460Origin: place of origin unknownLang: Bavarian-Alemannic

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Same title: b2.4, bs1.94Shared ingredients: b4.30, bs1.94, w1.30, wo7a.192, wo7b.93Same ingredients in following recipe: 1Same tools in following recipe: 0


Main ingredient: legumes legumesPreparation: pan fried panfriedType: -

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