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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Fake peas from almonds

heidenische erweiz



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München, Universitätsbibl., Cim. 4 (= 2° Cod. ms. 731)Source Collection: M11, fol. 163rRecipe Nr. 66 Dating: approx. 1345-1354Origin: WürzburgLang: East Franconian

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Same title: m11.66, ds1.60Shared ingredients: w4.159, w4.76, ds1.60, b4.156, br1.1, bs1.191, bs1.49, bs1.54, gr1.108, gr1.169, wo8.37, gr1.224, gr1.30, h2a.14, h2a.15, w1.158, m11.66Same ingredients in following recipe: 0Same tools in following recipe: 0


Main ingredient: nutsPreparation: -Type: show dish

heidenische erweiz . Wilt du machen behemmische erweiz so nim mandelkern . vnd stoez die gar cleine . vnd mengez mit dritteil als vil honiges . vnd mit guoten wuertzen wol gemenget so ersz aller beste hat . die koste git man kalt . oder warm .