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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  • Closer: phrase closing a recipe text
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  • Household Tip: set of actions concerning household matters
  • Serving Tip: set of actions concerning dishing and serving the food
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Goose giblets

ein essen vonn gans kragen


Basel, Universitätsbibliothek, Cod. D II 30Source Collection: Bs2, fol. 304rRecipe Nr. 27 Dating: late 15th c. to early 16th c.Origin: place of origin unknownLang: East Franconian-Bavarian

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Same title: bs2.27Shared ingredients: bs2.27Same ingredients in following recipe: 1Same tools in following recipe: 0


Main ingredient: poultry offalPreparation: -Type: -

Item ein essen vonn gans kragen nym dy cregen vnd dy flugel vnd dy dih vnd stosz in einen haffen der enge vnd geusz wasser dar auff vnd secz auff einen drifusz der vnden offen sey vnd bedek den haffen daz der smack icht ausz ge vnd sewd das cros besunder vnd salcz dy gans vnd sewd sie in dem proed vncz daz sie drucken werd vnd nym denn ein suesse milch vnd sechsz ayer totter vnd saffrann vnd geusz dy matterie in dy gans vnd la sie erwallen

Bs2 - "Basel, Universitätsbibliothek, Cod. D II 30"