Cooking Recipes of the Middle Ages


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Cheese pastry

Wie man ein Gestuchtz von chas machen soll


Debrecen, Tiszántuli Református Egyházkerület Nagykönyvtárschatt, R 605Source Collection: Db1, fol. 080vRecipe Nr. 12 Dating: 1469-1474 and beforeOrigin: place of origin unknownLang: Bavarian

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Same title: b4.214, br1.7, bs1.121, h2a.22, h2b.13, w1.216, pa1.81, pa1.83, bs2.14, db1.12, er1.11, b1.46, wo8.268Shared ingredients: br1.7, h2a.22, h2b.13, bs2.14, db1.12, wo3b.161Same ingredients in following recipe: 3Same tools in following recipe: 2


Main ingredient: dairyPreparation: pastryType: -

Wie man ein Gestuchtz von chas machen soll Wer ein gestucktz von einem chaes machen wil der nem ein marbenchass vnd semel vnd zereyb es vnder einander vnd nym des chaes mer den des melbs vnd leg es auf ein pret vnd weleg es mit ayeren das es nit Zestarck werdt vnd mach dar aus Zoll dye nit Zegross sein vnd sneyd dye klain vnd nym ein morsrer vnd thue darein ein smaltz vnd setz es Zu dem fewer vnd lass es hayss werden vnd leg dan dy wulgeren darein [81r] vnd nem ayer als vil er wel vnd zucker vnd weinper vnd wurtz vnd mach es da mit vnd ziech es dan nicht mer vmb dan Zwir in dem morsrer von dem fewer ein wenig das es doch mit Zechalt werdt so ist es guett