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
  • Name: proper name of dish
  • Instruction: one set of action during dooking
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  • Closer: phrase closing a recipe text
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  • Kitchen Tip: set of actions concerning cooking
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  • Serving Tip: set of actions concerning dishing and serving the food
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Fig aspic

Sulcz von feygen


Pannonhalma, Library of Pannonhalma Archabbey, Cod. 118. J. 42Source Collection: Pa1, fol. 289rRecipe Nr. 55 Dating: about 1500Origin: place of origin unknownLang: Bavarian

Similar recipes:

Same title: bs1.11, gr1.142, gr1.97, pa1.55, wo8.162Shared ingredients: b4.188, w1.191, pa1.55Same ingredients in following recipe: 2Same tools in following recipe: 1


Main ingredient: fruitPreparation: aspicType: -

Item Sulcz von feygen zu machen Nym j libra feygen dy wasch schon vnd las sy ainen wal thuen vnd las dy stengel dar an vnd secz sy In eyn schussel daz dy stingel auf sten wan sy nu gesoten sein So nym j lot hawsen platter vnd sewd sy Inguten waelischem wein vnd nym dy prue da dy feygen Inn gesoten sein vnd nym ir als vil als dw ir vmb dy feygen pedorft daz mach mit gutem gewurcz vnd saffran daz der prue nit zu vil sein daz es dy feygen nit verdeck

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