Cooking Recipes of the Middle Ages


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Pastry, knitted

Andere guette Breitte vndt Rundte Kuchlein zu backen


Wolfenbüttel, Herzog August Bibliothek, Handschriftenabteilung, Cod. Guelf. 51 Aug. 4°Source Collection: Wo8, fol. 194rRecipe Nr. 257 Dating: 1st half of 17th c.Origin: Lang: High German languages

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Same title: gr1.26, h2a.24, h2a.53, h2b.15, w4.111, a1b.13, bs2.16, bs2.38, db1.33, wo8.257Shared ingredients: wo1c.5, wo7b.72, wo8.257, wo8.263, wo8.269, wo8.275, b4.224, h2a.45, k1.109Same ingredients in following recipe: 4Same tools in following recipe: 0


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

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