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
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Mortar pancake, green

ein mayschen kuchen zu einer herren schuessellen


Wolfenbüttel, Herzog August Bibliothek, Handschriftenabteilung, Cod. Guelf. 78.1 Aug. 8°Source Collection: Wo3, fol. 061vRecipe Nr. 177 Dating: 15th c.Origin: place of origin unknown.Lang: High German languages

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Same title: b6.15, h2a.35, h2b.19, a1b.9, bs2.20, db1.30, wo3b.177Shared ingredients: w4.54, w4.55, so1.100, so1.57, so1.78, so1.82, so1.83, so1.96, db1.30, db1.36, br1.21, bs1.191, bs1.35, gr1.195, k1.109, k1.110, k1.124, k1.52, k1.54, k1.83, wo3b.177, wo3b.182, wo8.283Same ingredients in following recipe: 2Same tools in following recipe: 3


Main ingredient: eggsPreparation: pancakeType: -

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Wo3 - "Wolfenbüttel, Herzog August Bibliothek, Handschriftenabteilung, Cod. Guelf. 78.1 Aug. 8°"