Cooking Recipes of the Middle Ages


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Cheese pastry with pfeffer

Vsz dem selben teige eyn peffer Essen


Köln, Historisches Archiv der Stadt Köln, Best. 7004, 27Source Collection: K1, fol. 018vRecipe Nr. 90 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: k1.90, so1.65Shared ingredients: k1.90Same ingredients in following recipe: 5Same tools in following recipe: 0


Main ingredient: dairyPreparation: pastryType: -

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