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
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  • Compared to… ( ): comparison to suggest shape, measurement, etc.
  • Analogy ( ): something other is simulated (“fake” dish)

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ein Igel von mandel


Wien, Österr. Nationalbibl., Cod. 5486 Source Collection: W4, fol. 086vRecipe Nr. 45 Dating: part I-III: 1451; part IV: 1st half of 15th c.Origin: place of origin unknownLang: Bavarian

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Main ingredient: nutsPreparation: aspicType: -

Wildu machen ein Igel von mandel So nim mandelmilch vnd sewd sy gar woll vnd seich sy vnd la sy auff einem tuech truckchen werden vnd mach sy alzo daz sy hert wird vnd stoz dann getailt mandel dar ein vnd geus mandel milich dar vber vnd wildu sy gilben daz macht du auch woll tuen etc.

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