Cooking Recipes of the Middle Ages


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Pastry, boiled, sliced, roasted

Sackkuechlen zubachen


Wolfenbüttel, Herzog August Bibliothek, Handschriftenabteilung, Cod. Guelf. 42.3-5 Aug. 4°Source Collection: Wo10, fol. 281vRecipe Nr. 79 Dating: 16th c. (1543)Origin: place of origin unknownLang: High German languages

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Same title: wo10c.79, wo9a.120Shared ingredients: bs2.61, db1.46, wo10c.72, wo10c.79, wo1b.8, wo3b.189, wo8.247, wo8.249, b4.216, b6.2, br1.30, br1.39, bs1.140, bs1.262, gr1.228, gr1.76, h2a.56, h2a.63, w1.218, k1.87, pa1.19, so1.61, bs2.41Same ingredients in following recipe: 3Same tools in following recipe: 1


Main ingredient: dough doughPreparation: pan fried panfriedType: -

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