Cooking Recipes of the Middle Ages


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Almond puree, with wine

Mehr Ein mandell muess mitt Wein zumachenn


Wolfenbüttel, Herzog August Bibliothek, Handschriftenabteilung, Cod. Guelf. 51 Aug. 4°Source Collection: Wo8, fol. 161vRecipe Nr. 195 Dating: 1st half of 17th c.Origin: Lang: High German languages

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Same title: wo8.195Shared ingredients: w1.34, w4.46, m11.87, pa1.47, so1.22, ds1.1, wo8.159, wo8.195, wo9a.9, b4.33, bs1.166, bs1.9, gr1.168, gr1.169, m11.1Same ingredients in following recipe: 3Same tools in following recipe: 0


Main ingredient: nutsPreparation: pureeType: sweet

Mehr Ein mandell muess mitt Wein zumachenn etc. Laßet die mandeln Klein Stoessen vnndt reiben dan nim dauon was man will geus einen guten wein darahn vndt zeuch einne Mandel millich damitt Auß darnach geus die millich An die vberbliebene Mandeln mache es mitt zucker wohl Suesse Laß sieden das es dicke wirdt wie ein Ander Muess gib es dann warm oder Kaltt Es ist gesundt vndt guett etc.

Wo8 - "Wolfenbüttel, Herzog August Bibliothek, Handschriftenabteilung, Cod. Guelf. 51 Aug. 4°"