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
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Whipped cream on toast, sweet

Schnee Milch


Wolfenbüttel, Herzog August Bibliothek, Handschriftenabteilung, Cod. Guelf. 42.6 Aug. 4°Source Collection: Wo7, fol. 032vRecipe Nr. 78 Dating: 16th c.Origin: place of origin unknown.Lang: High German languages, High German languages

Similar recipes:

Same title: wo7a.78, wo7b.219, wo9a.100Shared ingredients: wo7a.78, wo7b.219Same ingredients in following recipe: 2Same tools in following recipe: 0


Main ingredient: dairyPreparation: -Type: Show dish

Schnee Milch Nim ein sueeßen raum in ein hafen schlag in mit einem spritl das faimbt heb denselbigen faim herauß vf ein durchschlag oder saubers Reindl so du Nun vil faim hast Nim drej oder vir baeet semmelschniten geueß daz Raumble daraus saee weinbeer drauf vnd schut dan denn faimb darauf daß er hochhaufig sey es zergeth nit wenn es 8 tag steth gibß allso dahr wenn man mit dem loefel auf denn faim greift hebt einß nichts Ist fur Abentheur ein eßen aber uf die schniten ist es gueth muest die millich wol zuckhern

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