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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  • Analogy ( ): something other is simulated (“fake” dish)

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Veal pie

Ein andere Kelberine pastet zumachen


Wolfenbüttel, Herzog August Bibliothek, Handschriftenabteilung, Cod. Guelf. 42.3-5 Aug. 4°Source Collection: Wo10, fol. 271vRecipe Nr. 42 Dating: 16th c. (1543)Origin: place of origin unknownLang: High German languages

Similar recipes:

Same title: wo10c.34, wo10c.42, wo7a.147Shared ingredients: wo10c.42Same ingredients in following recipe: 6Same tools in following recipe: 1


Main ingredient: meatPreparation: pieType: sweet

Ein andere Kelberine pastet zumachen Nimb ain pfund kelberin flaisch 1/2 pfund Ochsen faisstin vnd thue daran Saffran negelen ain wenig muscatplue pfeffer Imber ain wenig zucker weinber weiss Eysperssboerlen oder weintrauben thue ein wein daran wans ein weil Im Ofen gestanden ist Es muess 1 1/2 stund bachen das flaisch muss man zuuor ain gutten sudt thon lassen Gibs warm zuessen

Wo10 - "Wolfenbüttel, Herzog August Bibliothek, Handschriftenabteilung, Cod. Guelf. 42.3-5 Aug. 4°"