Cooking Recipes of the Middle Ages


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  • Ingredient: (usually) edible material used in cooking
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Pancakes in three colours, stuffed

Aber ein essen von ayeren


Debrecen, Tiszántuli Református Egyházkerület Nagykönyvtárschatt, R 605Source Collection: Db1, fol. 097vRecipe Nr. 37 Dating: 1469-1474 and beforeOrigin: place of origin unknownLang: Bavarian

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Same title: gr1.173, db1.37Shared ingredients: db1.37Same ingredients in following recipe: 4Same tools in following recipe: 0


Main ingredient: eggsPreparation: pancakeType: show dish

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