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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Scherbl Koch


Wolfenbüttel, Herzog August Bibliothek, Handschriftenabteilung, Cod. Guelf. 42.6 Aug. 4°Source Collection: Wo7, fol. 030vRecipe Nr. 69 Dating: 16th c.Origin: place of origin unknown.Lang: High German languages, High German languages

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Main ingredient: -Preparation: pastryType: sweet

Scherbl Koch Allso mach Nim Ayr vnnd gute milch vnnd mehl zwiers durcheinander Thu ein schmaltz in ein Pfann geueß ins haiß schmaltz hebs vber ein feur biß dickh wirt so Setz dann auf ein glueth thu ain hafendeckh mit ainer glueth darauf so Seuedt es sich fein raegl so das schmaltz heraus Seuedt so hats gennueg gwinth gueth brimbßen gibs in ainer Pfann

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