Cooking Recipes of the Middle Ages


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  • Ingredient: (usually) edible material used in cooking
  • Dish: general category of food
  • Tool: equipment used in cooking
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Almond and raisin puree

ein cheren muß


Graz, Universitätsbibliothek, Ms. 1609Source Collection: Gr1, fol. 031rRecipe Nr. 87 Dating: 2nd half of 15th c.Origin: place of origin unknownLang: Bavarian

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Main ingredient: nutsPreparation: pureeType: sweet

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