Cooking Recipes of the Middle Ages


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Choux pastry

Also machstu dy chuechel vercheren



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Debrecen, Tiszántuli Református Egyházkerület Nagykönyvtárschatt, R 605Source Collection: Db1, fol. 101vRecipe Nr. 44 Dating: 1469-1474 and beforeOrigin: place of origin unknownLang: Bavarian

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Main ingredient: pastryPreparation: deep friedType: -

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