Cooking Recipes of the Middle Ages


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Almond rice pudding, sliced and pan fried

Reisch Krapffen zu machen


Wolfenbüttel, Herzog August Bibliothek, Handschriftenabteilung, Cod. Guelf. 42.6 Aug. 4°Source Collection: Wo7, fol. 155rRecipe Nr. 68 Dating: 16th c.Origin: place of origin unknown.Lang: High German languages, High German languages

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Same title: wo7b.68Shared ingredients: wo7b.68Same ingredients in following recipe: 2Same tools in following recipe: 1


Main ingredient: cereal cerealPreparation: pan fried panfriedType: -

Reisch Krapffen zu machen Nim mandel mach ein Suppen die guett dickh sej nim Reisch wasch vnd Stoß in wol vnd dreib ihn dan durch in die Mandel suppen Setz zu dem feueer laß sieden biß ein gleiche Supen gewin vnd schlags drauf ein teller lass Kalltt werden [155v] Streue ein mehl drauf zuschneit vnnd Pachs dann gibes Du magst Auch denn Reiß wol nit stossenn vnnd in der manndel Suppen sieden lassenn oder Nim ein milch Magst Rosen wasser Auch drundter nehmenn etc.

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