Cooking Recipes of the Middle Ages


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Pancake, stuffed with fruit and meat

Eyn gute getrahte


Dessau, Anhaltische Landesbücherei Dessau, Wissenschaftliche Bibliothek und Sondersammlung, Georg Hs. 278.2°Source Collection: Ds1, fol. 127vRecipe Nr. 27 Dating: 1st half to middle of 15th c.Origin: place of origin unknownLang:

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Same title: m11.28, ds1.27Shared ingredients: ds1.27Same ingredients in following recipe: 2Same tools in following recipe: 0


Main ingredient: -Preparation: pancakeType: -

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