Cooking Recipes of the Middle Ages


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Morel puree

Ein muos


München, Universitätsbibl., Cim. 4 (= 2° Cod. ms. 731)Source Collection: M11, fol. 164rRecipe Nr. 83 Dating: approx. 1345-1354Origin: WürzburgLang: East Franconian

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Same title: m11.83Shared ingredients: b4.133, w1.137, m11.83Same ingredients in following recipe: 0Same tools in following recipe: 0


Main ingredient: mushroomsPreparation: pureeType: -

Ein muos Der woelle machen ein morchen muos der nem moerchen vnd erwelle daz vz einem brunnen . vnd geballen vz eime kaldem wazzer . vnd gehacket cleine vnd tuo ez denne in ein dicke mandel milich . vnd mit wine wol gemacht die mandel milich . vnd die morche dor inne erwellet . vnd tuo dor zvo wuertze genuoc . vnd ferwe ez mit fial bluomen vnd gibz hin .