Cooking Recipes of the Middle Ages


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Chicken neck stuffed, chicken claws with meatballs and hen gizzards

wurst aus hunern kragen


Wien, Österr. Nationalbibl., Cod. 5486 Source Collection: W4, fol. 093vRecipe Nr. 134 Dating: part I-III: 1451; part IV: 1st half of 15th c.Origin: place of origin unknownLang: Bavarian

Similar recipes:

Same title: w4.134Shared ingredients: w4.134Same ingredients in following recipe: 1Same tools in following recipe: 0


Main ingredient: poultry offalPreparation: -Type: show dish

Wildu machen wurst aus hunern kragen So nym rintfleisch vnd hach daz chlain vnd doch iij ayer oder iiij vnd wurcz ez dann vnd nym dann die kraegel vnd dy tu her vnd di chopfel laz an dem helslein vnd daz gehacht prat due dar ein vnd beleibt dir dez prates vber so mach chugellein dar aus vnd tue In di fusslein vnd di magellein tue auch an di fusslein vnd sewd ez dann alzo vnd gib ez dann In eim gelben prulein oder pfefflein daz auch gelb var sey oder In eim hueern mueez oder In eim ziseindel etc.

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