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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  • Kitchen Tip: set of actions concerning cooking
  • Household Tip: set of actions concerning household matters
  • Serving Tip: set of actions concerning dishing and serving the food
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Roe-deer blood puree

Wie man macht ein Rechmuess


Debrecen, Tiszántuli Református Egyházkerület Nagykönyvtárschatt, R 605Source Collection: Db1, fol. 103rRecipe Nr. 48 Dating: 1469-1474 and beforeOrigin: place of origin unknownLang: Bavarian

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Same title: br1.34, h2a.37, h2b.21, w4.36, bs2.22, db1.48, wo3b.139Shared ingredients: db1.48, wo3b.139Same ingredients in following recipe: 1Same tools in following recipe: 1


Main ingredient: game offalPreparation: pureeType: savoury

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