Cooking Recipes of the Middle Ages


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  • Ingredient: (usually) edible material used in cooking
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  • Tool: equipment used in cooking
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Calf's lung pastry, two types

Zcweierley lungen kuchenn


Köln, Historisches Archiv der Stadt Köln, Best. 7004, 27Source Collection: K1, fol. 015vRecipe Nr. 70 Dating: 2nd half of 15th c. (Menne/Ehlert); 16th c. (Finger et al.)Origin: place of origin unknownLang: West Central German

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Same title: k1.70Shared ingredients: k1.70Same ingredients in following recipe: 3Same tools in following recipe: 0


Main ingredient: offalPreparation: pastryType: -

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K1 - "Köln, Historisches Archiv der Stadt Köln, Best. 7004, 27"