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
  • Ref.: reference to another recipe
  • Kitchen Tip: set of actions concerning cooking
  • Household Tip: set of actions concerning household matters
  • Serving Tip: set of actions concerning dishing and serving the food
  • Speech ( ): active speech act of chef or other individual
  • Excluded ingredient ( ): potential ingredient is actively excluded
  • Compared to… ( ): comparison to suggest shape, measurement, etc.
  • Analogy ( ): something other is simulated (“fake” dish)

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Similar recipes: provides information on recipe relationships

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Opium poppy cheese

Ein magen kes


Wien, Österr. Nationalbibl., Cod. 2897 Source Collection: W1, fol. 007vRecipe Nr. 53 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: b4.51, b4.63, w1.53, w1.65Shared ingredients: b4.51, w1.53Same ingredients in following recipe: 4Same tools in following recipe: 1


Main ingredient: seedsPreparation: analogueType: show dish

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