Cooking Recipes of the Middle Ages


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Pike, stuffed with pike offal

Ein andres vom einem hecht


Wien, Österr. Nationalbibl., Cod. 2897 Source Collection: W1, fol. 002vRecipe Nr. 13 Dating: part I (cooking recipe collection): mid-15th c., part III: mid-14th c.Origin: possibly Augustinian canon monastery St. Dorothea ViennaLang: Bavarian

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Same title: b4.13, w1.13Shared ingredients: b4.13, w1.13Same ingredients in following recipe: 3Same tools in following recipe: 0


Main ingredient: fishPreparation: roastType: -

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