Cooking Recipes of the Middle Ages


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Chicken stomach and liver scrambeled eggs

Ein getrachte heyst laxis


Dessau, Anhaltische Landesbücherei Dessau, Wissenschaftliche Bibliothek und Sondersammlung, Georg Hs. 278.2°Source Collection: Ds1, fol. 130rRecipe Nr. 42 Dating: 1st half to middle of 15th c.Origin: place of origin unknownLang:

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Same title: m11.43, ds1.42Shared ingredients: ds1.42Same ingredients in following recipe: 1Same tools in following recipe: 0


Main ingredient: poultry offal poultry offalPreparation: pan fried panfriedType: -

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