Cooking Recipes of the Middle Ages


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Soft food in lent

ein geweichcz in der vasten


Graz, Universitätsbibliothek, Ms. 1609Source Collection: Gr1, fol. 054vRecipe Nr. 167 Dating: 2nd half of 15th c.Origin: place of origin unknownLang: Bavarian

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Same title: bs1.31, gr1.141, gr1.167, wo7a.14, wo7b.157Shared ingredients: gr1.167Same ingredients in following recipe: 4Same tools in following recipe: 0


Main ingredient: fishPreparation: pancakeType: -

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