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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Leave pastry, several stuffings



Solothurn, Zentralbibliothek, Cod. S 490Source Collection: So1, fol. 015vRecipe Nr. 81 Dating: not before 1487Origin: place of origin unknownLang: Upper German

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Same title: k1.106, so1.81Shared ingredients: so1.81Same ingredients in following recipe: 1Same tools in following recipe: 0


Main ingredient: -Preparation: pastryType: -

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