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
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Almond and roe pastry

Zu geweichten Inder vasten


Wien, Österr. Nationalbibl., Cod. 2897 Source Collection: W1, fol. 006vRecipe Nr. 45 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: b4.43, gr1.50, w1.45Shared ingredients: w1.45Same ingredients in following recipe: 0Same tools in following recipe: 1


Main ingredient: fishPreparation: pastryType: -

Zu geweichten Inder vasten NIm mandel vnd hakch den chlain vnd verb den halben mit saffran das leg besunder In ain schuessel nym weinper wol erlesen vnd well die daz sie sinibel werden vnd leg die besunder in die schussel zu disen nym aller visch rogen den der pearbem rogen nicht vnd die in einen morser mit einem wenigen weissn melblen daz ez werd als ain straubem taig vnd ferb das vnd geuz auf die fladen vnd pach es in einem oeffen

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