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
  • Opener: phrase opening a recipe text
  • Closer: phrase closing a recipe text
  • Ref.: reference to another recipe
  • Kitchen Tip: set of actions concerning cooking
  • Household Tip: set of actions concerning household matters
  • Serving Tip: set of actions concerning dishing and serving the food
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Soft food in lent

Ein geweichts In der fasten


Wolfenbüttel, Herzog August Bibliothek, Handschriftenabteilung, Cod. Guelf. 42.6 Aug. 4°Source Collection: Wo7, fol. 012vRecipe Nr. 14 Dating: 16th c.Origin: place of origin unknown.Lang: High German languages, High German languages

Similar recipes:

Same title: bs1.31, gr1.141, gr1.167, wo7a.14, wo7b.157Shared ingredients: wo7a.14Same ingredients in following recipe: 3 2Same tools in following recipe: 1 2


Main ingredient: -Preparation: pureeType: lent dish

Ein geweichts In der fasten Nim geschelten mandl denn hackh klein reib denn [13r] halben mit Safran Legs besonder in ein schueßel weinbeer die whol erkhlaubt Leg auch besonnder in ein schueßl Nim dann Allerlay visch nur Parmb nit stoß die Inn Einem moerscher geueß auf ein fladen scheueß in ofen das es backh So seind die gueth zu Essenn

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