Cooking Recipes of the Middle Ages


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Almond and rice flour puree

von mandel ein gmuß


Graz, Universitätsbibliothek, Ms. 1609Source Collection: Gr1, fol. 037vRecipe Nr. 110 Dating: 2nd half of 15th c.Origin: place of origin unknownLang: Bavarian

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Same title: gr1.110Shared ingredients: b4.122, gr1.110, w1.126, k1.55, so1.4, wo3b.83, wo7a.3Same ingredients in following recipe: 0Same tools in following recipe: 2


Main ingredient: cerealPreparation: pureeType: -

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