Cooking Recipes of the Middle Ages


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Chicken flat cake

Ain gepachens


Pannonhalma, Library of Pannonhalma Archabbey, Cod. 118. J. 42Source Collection: Pa1, fol. 274vRecipe Nr. 13 Dating: about 1500Origin: place of origin unknownLang: Bavarian

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Same title: pa1.13Shared ingredients: pa1.13, wo3b.12Same ingredients in following recipe: 0Same tools in following recipe: 0


Main ingredient: poultryPreparation: flat cakeType: -

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Pa1 - "Pannonhalma, Library of Pannonhalma Archabbey, Cod. 118. J. 42"