Cooking Recipes of the Middle Ages


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Cow lungs puree

ein guet gemuss von kue lungel


Graz, Universitätsbibliothek, Ms. 1609Source Collection: Gr1, fol. 070rRecipe Nr. 202 Dating: 2nd half of 15th c.Origin: place of origin unknownLang: Bavarian

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Same title: gr1.202Shared ingredients: gr1.202, pa1.5Same ingredients in following recipe: 1Same tools in following recipe: 2


Main ingredient: offalPreparation: pureeType: -

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