Cooking Recipes of the Middle Ages


Buttons underneath highlight semantic annotation visualisation, buttons are displayed in relation to the annotation of the text (if a button is not here, the data is not annotated!)

  • Ingredient: (usually) edible material used in cooking
  • Dish: general category of food
  • Tool: equipment used in cooking
  • Name: proper name of dish
  • Instruction: one set of action during dooking
  • Opener: phrase opening a recipe text
  • Closer: phrase closing a recipe text
  • Ref.: reference to another recipe
  • Kitchen Tip: set of actions concerning cooking
  • Household Tip: set of actions concerning household matters
  • Serving Tip: set of actions concerning dishing and serving the food
  • Speech ( ): active speech act of chef or other individual
  • Excluded ingredient ( ): potential ingredient is actively excluded
  • Compared to… ( ): comparison to suggest shape, measurement, etc.
  • Analogy ( ): something other is simulated (“fake” dish)

Ingredients / Tools: Indexes of ingredient and tool concepts reachable via English translation in brackets trailing Early New High German spelling

Metadata: Transcription and recipe view reachable via buttons next to recipe number under Metadata

Similar recipes: provides information on recipe relationships

Categories show, if decidable, main ingredient, distinct preparation method and type of dish

License and citation suggestion available via buttons next to manuscript signature below the manuscript image.

Almonds as egg broth

ein guett ayr prue dy dw an dem karfreytag woll geessen magst von mandel vnd von wein


Graz, Universitätsbibliothek, Ms. 1609Source Collection: Gr1, fol. 083vRecipe Nr. 248 Dating: 2nd half of 15th c.Origin: place of origin unknownLang: Bavarian

Similar recipes:

Same title: gr1.248, pa1.25, wo3b.26Shared ingredients: gr1.248Same ingredients in following recipe: 0Same tools in following recipe: 0


Main ingredient: nutsPreparation: brothType: analogue

Item will dw machen ein guett ayr prue dy dw an dem karfreytag woll geessen magst von mandel vnd von wein So stoss den [84r] mandel chlain vnd streich In mit wein durich thue dar ein Ingwer vnd ein winczig durrer visch prue magstu der visch prue nicht gehaben so nym ein wenig wasser vnd mach es gelb vnd wenn dw es anrichtest so sneyd dar ein semel burfflatt