Cooking Recipes of the Middle Ages


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Dough beans

Ain ponnen gemacht von taig


Basel, UB Basel, AN V 12Source Collection: Bs1, fol. 044rRecipe Nr. 97 Dating: 1460Origin: place of origin unknownLang: Bavarian-Alemannic

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Main ingredient: cerealsPreparation: deep friedType: -

Ain ponnen gemacht von taig Item zertreyb ein ayr taig mit ainer wallczen das es werd eins vingers dick Schneid den wuerfflat als die ponnen vnd wuerff den taig In haiss schmalcz lass es schnell pachen geusz ab das schmalcz lasz es trucknen . vnd mach es vf saffran oder auf condiment vnd las [44v] es erwallen ee du die ponnen darein thuest Das haissen ponnen von taig Bewar es vor den mauessen So machtu es behalten lannge zeitt .

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