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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Ein guot fuelle .


München, Universitätsbibl., Cim. 4 (= 2° Cod. ms. 731)Source Collection: M11, fol. 159vRecipe Nr. 29 Dating: approx. 1345-1354Origin: WürzburgLang: East Franconian

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Same title: b4.200, b4.201, bs1.248, w1.203, w1.204, m11.29, ds1.28, wo3b.46Shared ingredients: m11.29Same ingredients in following recipe: 2Same tools in following recipe: 1


Main ingredient: fishPreparation: roastType: -

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