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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Green sauce

ein gruenn salsenn von kruetern


Solothurn, Zentralbibliothek, Cod. S 490Source Collection: So1, fol. 021vRecipe Nr. 106 Dating: not before 1487Origin: place of origin unknownLang: Upper German

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Same title: k1.132, so1.106Shared ingredients: so1.106Same ingredients in following recipe: 5Same tools in following recipe: 0


Main ingredient: herbsPreparation: sauceType: -

§ xlviij wiltu machenn ein gruenn salsenn von kruetern so brich pfeffer krut vnd bementenn vnd mangolt und ampfer vnd streiffe die still darus vnd warn dich eines verglasstenn haffenn mit einer deck vnd [22r] Nim das wisßbrot das weich in win oder in essich gar wol vnd stos lechkuoch daran mit denn kruettern vnd das alles wol durch ein andrn gar wol tribenn durch ein duoch mit essich vnd mit win darin das Brott ist geweicht mach es ab mit wuertzen vnd ver suoch die salsenn vnd behalte si in dem glas haffenn ueber jar

So1 - "Solothurn, Zentralbibliothek, Cod. S 490"