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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  • Serving Tip: set of actions concerning dishing and serving the food
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Wine, to colour red

Von wein


Wolfenbüttel, Herzog August Bibliothek, Handschriftenabteilung, Cod. Guelf. 78.1 Aug. 8°Source Collection: Wo3, fol. 034rRecipe Nr. 57 Dating: 15th c.Origin: place of origin unknown.Lang: High German languages

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Same title: bs1.233, wo1a.85, wo3b.57Shared ingredients: wo3b.57Same ingredients in following recipe: 0Same tools in following recipe: 0


Main ingredient: winePreparation: drinkType: household tip

Von wein Wiltu machen roten wein zw welcher zeit in dem Iar dw wild so nym pranper vnd thue sy auff ein muelter vnd wenn man das prot auss dem ofen nymbt so schews dy pranper darein in der multer vnd lasß sy darynne sten zwen tag [34v] vnd nym sy denn her wider auß vnd nym dann sawbrey tuchlein vnd thu die pranper alsam darein als groß Als dy ayr sein vnd hach dy tuchel mit den pranpern in den wein Ist des weins vil so thue der pranper dester mer darein so machstu roten wein wenn du wilt etc.

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