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
  • Opener: phrase opening a recipe text
  • Closer: phrase closing a recipe text
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  • Household Tip: set of actions concerning household matters
  • Serving Tip: set of actions concerning dishing and serving the food
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Sauce, black

Ein swarcze geyslicz


Wien, Österr. Nationalbibl., Cod. 2897 Source Collection: W1, fol. 006rRecipe Nr. 42 Dating: part I (cooking recipe collection): mid-15th c., part III: mid-14th c.Origin: possibly Augustinian canon monastery St. Dorothea ViennaLang: Bavarian

Similar recipes:

Same title: b4.40, w1.42Shared ingredients: w1.42Same ingredients in following recipe: 3Same tools in following recipe: 0


Main ingredient: -Preparation: sauceType: -

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W1 - "Wien, Österr. Nationalbibl., Cod. 2897"