Cooking Recipes of the Middle Ages


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Fish roast as partridge

Roephoner inn der fasten


Erlangen, Universitätsbibliothek Erlangen-Nürnberg, MS 457Source Collection: Er1, fol. 290vRecipe Nr. 1 Dating: 1439-1443Origin: probably HeilsbronnLang: High German languages

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Same title: b4.2, bs1.111, gr1.138, gr1.163, gr1.164, gr1.264, w1.2, pa1.49, pa1.75, er1.1, b1.3Shared ingredients: b4.2, b4.3, bs1.112, gr1.138, gr1.139, gr1.264, gr1.265, pa1.49, er1.1, er1.2, wo3b.58, wo3b.59, wo7a.85, wo7a.86, wo7b.225, wo7b.226Same ingredients in following recipe: 4Same tools in following recipe: 0


Main ingredient: fishPreparation: roastType: show dish

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