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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Raisin puree

Weinbeer Mueszlein


Wolfenbüttel, Herzog August Bibliothek, Handschriftenabteilung, Cod. Guelf. 42.6 Aug. 4°Source Collection: Wo7, fol. 019rRecipe Nr. 32 Dating: 16th c.Origin: place of origin unknown.Lang: High German languages, High German languages

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Same title: wo7a.32, wo7b.175, wo8.229, wo9a.102Shared ingredients: wo7a.1, wo7a.259, wo7a.32, wo7a.54, wo7a.78, wo7b.175, wo7b.195, wo7b.219, wo9a.100Same ingredients in following recipe: 1Same tools in following recipe: 0


Main ingredient: fruitPreparation: pureeType: sweet

Weinbeer Mueszlein Nim weinbeer hackh sie khlein Stoß in ein moerßer Nim baeet Semmel stoß auch darnach musts gar lanng gar lanng stoßen vnd so es gestoßen ist so schlags durch Seueths wieder thu vil zuckher drein gibß khallt Aber Krannkhen leuethen sol manß warm geben vnder die weinbeer Suppen must auch wol zuckher nehmen etc. [19v] Die weinbersupen Magstu vber Kuechlen vnnd Anders geben etc.

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