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
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Pig's offal

EIn gut spise


Dessau, Anhaltische Landesbücherei Dessau, Wissenschaftliche Bibliothek und Sondersammlung, Georg Hs. 278.2°Source Collection: Ds1, fol. 126vRecipe Nr. 21 Dating: 1st half to middle of 15th c.Origin: place of origin unknownLang:

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Same title: m11.22, ds1.21Shared ingredients: m11.22, ds1.21Same ingredients in following recipe: 5Same tools in following recipe: 0


Main ingredient: offalPreparation: -Type: -

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Ds1 - "Dessau, Anhaltische Landesbücherei Dessau, Wissenschaftliche Bibliothek und Sondersammlung, Georg Hs. 278.2°"