Cooking Recipes of the Middle Ages


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  • Ingredient: (usually) edible material used in cooking
  • Dish: general category of food
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Curd in lent, served warm

Geyszlicz jn der vasten


Wolfenbüttel, Herzog August Bibliothek, Handschriftenabteilung, Cod. Guelf. 16.3 Aug. 4°Source Collection: Wo1, fol. 193vRecipe Nr. 30 Dating: 16th to 17th c.Origin: place of origin unknown.Lang: High German languages, High German languages, High German languages

Similar recipes:

Same title: bs1.132, wo1a.30, wo3b.88Shared ingredients: bs1.132, wo1a.30Same ingredients in following recipe: 1Same tools in following recipe: 1


Main ingredient: dairyPreparation: sauceType: lent dish

Geyszlicz jn der vasten Geyslitz solt du nemen vnd lasz sy ain wenig weil sten das sy geual so seich die vnd setz sy zuo vnd gewurcz sy in den haffen wann du sy dann essen wild so tuo ein wenig oels jn ain pfendlin [194r] oder jn ain scherblin vnd tuo dan geyslitz dar jn vnd lasz sy erwallen vnd tuo gestuepp dar aueff

*Curd in lent, served cold* (Subrecipe Nr. 1) [cooking recipe] wildu aber anderlay geyslicz so sued sy vnd guess sy auff ain schuessel vnd lausz sy er kalten vnd zuech ir die haut ab vnd mach ain mandelmilch vnd guesz die dar auff

Wo1 - "Wolfenbüttel, Herzog August Bibliothek, Handschriftenabteilung, Cod. Guelf. 16.3 Aug. 4°"