Cooking Recipes of the Middle Ages


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Goose, roasted, with offal sauce

diz ist ein guot fuelle


München, Universitätsbibl., Cim. 4 (= 2° Cod. ms. 731)Source Collection: M11, fol. 159rRecipe Nr. 27 Dating: approx. 1345-1354Origin: WürzburgLang: East Franconian

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Same title: m11.27, ds1.26Shared ingredients: m11.27Same ingredients in following recipe: 5Same tools in following recipe: 0


Main ingredient: poultryPreparation: roastType: -

diz ist ein guot fuelle Stoz ein gans an einen spiz vnd suet daz gekroese nim vier eyer gesoten herte . vnd nim dor zvo eine brosmen schoenes brotes vnd kuemel dor zvo vnd ein wenic pfeffers vnd saffrans vnd nim dri gesoten [159v] huones lebern Mals zvo sammene mit ezzige vnd mit huener sode zvo mazzen sur vnd schele zwiboln vnd snide sie duenne vnd tuo sie denne in einen hafen tuo dar zvo smaltz oder wazzer . vnd laz sie sieden daz sie weich werden . vnd nim denne sur epfele snit die kern her vz als die zwiboln gar sin gesoten wirf die epfele dar zvo daz ez weich belibe vnd tuo denne daz gemalne vnd die epfele vnd die zwiboln alle in ein phannen vnd als die gans gebraten ist so zvo lide sie lege sie in ein schoen vaz vnd guez daz condimente dar veber vnd gib sie hin .