Cooking Recipes of the Middle Ages


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Yeast dough pastry, deep fried

Germben Krapffen


Wolfenbüttel, Herzog August Bibliothek, Handschriftenabteilung, Cod. Guelf. 42.6 Aug. 4°Source Collection: Wo7, fol. 177vRecipe Nr. 129 Dating: 16th c.Origin: place of origin unknown.Lang: High German languages, High German languages

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Same title: wo7a.217, wo7b.129Shared ingredients: wo7a.217, wo7b.129Same ingredients in following recipe: 3 1Same tools in following recipe: 0


Main ingredient: doughPreparation: pastryType: Siedegebaeck (deep fried)

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