Cooking Recipes of the Middle Ages


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Almond aspic, striped, in three colours

Gesultzt Manndl


Wolfenbüttel, Herzog August Bibliothek, Handschriftenabteilung, Cod. Guelf. 42.6 Aug. 4°Source Collection: Wo7, fol. 012rRecipe Nr. 11 Dating: 16th c.Origin: place of origin unknown.Lang: High German languages, High German languages

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Same title: wo7a.11, wo7b.154, wo8.159Shared ingredients: wo1a.5, wo3b.18, wo7a.11, wo8.159Same ingredients in following recipe: 1 1Same tools in following recipe: 2 2


Main ingredient: nutsPreparation: aspicType: show dish

Gesultzt Manndl Gesultzt mandeln mach allso Nim haußenblatter die verseud in waßer Nimm dann Petersill hackh In gar klein Nim dan den driten theil der mandlmilch darunder zuckhers wohl ab das wirt gruenfarb Nim dann die zween thail die Seueth in einer Pfannen zuckhers auch wohl ab Laß Sieden in einer Pfann Seuedt ein thail weiß auf einer Pfannen dann das drit theil mach gleich gelb das gruen geuß auch vf ein Pfannen Laß gesteen so hastu drey farb denn so hebs in ein haiß waßer Stuertz vber auf ain schons breth oder bannckh schneidt es dann geschacht leg es auf die schueßel ein weil weiß Ein weil gelb ein weihl gruen das die schueßel vol wirt gibs dann Auf denn Tisch

Wo7 - "Wolfenbüttel, Herzog August Bibliothek, Handschriftenabteilung, Cod. Guelf. 42.6 Aug. 4°"