Cooking Recipes of the Middle Ages


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Game poultry, roasted, in apple raisin sauce

Geroeste Vogell mit eim Soedtlein


Wolfenbüttel, Herzog August Bibliothek, Handschriftenabteilung, Cod. Guelf. 51 Aug. 4°Source Collection: Wo8, fol. 026rRecipe Nr. 31 Dating: 1st half of 17th c.Origin: Lang: High German languages

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Same title: wo8.31Shared ingredients: wo8.31Same ingredients in following recipe: 8Same tools in following recipe: 0


Main ingredient: game poultryPreparation: roastType: -

Geroeste Vogell mit eim Soedtlein etc. Seudt die Vohgell erstlich ein wenigk in wasser Roeste sie dan in einem schmalz vndt thue geschnittene Epffell vnnd weinbehr wo mann sie haben Kann daran wann sie nun fest mitteinander geroest haben So geuss ein messlein wein darahn vndt wurtze sie mitt zucker [26v] ziemett vndt Ingber

*Game poultry, braised with bacon and onion* (Subrecipe Nr. 1) [cooking recipe] Oder Aber mache sie Auff eine Andere Artt hacke Speck vnd zwiebeln vnndt Roeste die vogell darinnen geus dan eine feiste Rindtfleisch Suppen darahn wurtze sie mitt Ingber ein wenigk Pfeffer vndt Saffran Laß noch eine weile sieden vndt richte es darnach Ahn So wirdt es Recht vndt Guett etc.

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