Cooking Recipes of the Middle Ages


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Almonds as eggs, roasted

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Graz, Universitätsbibliothek, Ms. 1609Source Collection: Gr1, fol. 047vRecipe Nr. 147 Dating: 2nd half of 15th c.Origin: place of origin unknownLang: Bavarian

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Same title: gr1.147Shared ingredients: gr1.147Same ingredients in following recipe: 1Same tools in following recipe: 1


Main ingredient: nutsPreparation: complexType: analogue

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