Cooking Recipes of the Middle Ages


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  • Ingredient: (usually) edible material used in cooking
  • Dish: general category of food
  • Tool: equipment used in cooking
  • Name: proper name of dish
  • Instruction: one set of action during dooking
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Poultry in wine vinegar sauce

Ein gedempffts vonn vogeln oder Huenernn


Wolfenbüttel, Herzog August Bibliothek, Handschriftenabteilung, Cod. Guelf. 51 Aug. 4°Source Collection: Wo8, fol. 029vRecipe Nr. 36 Dating: 1st half of 17th c.Origin: Lang: High German languages

Similar recipes:

Same title: wo8.36Shared ingredients: wo8.28, wo8.36Same ingredients in following recipe: 8Same tools in following recipe: 1


Main ingredient: poultryPreparation: boiledType: sour

Ein gedempffts vonn vogeln oder Huenernn etc. Wann die vogell oder huener Rein gemachtt sein So zerlege sie thue sie in einen topff geuss ein glesslein wein vnd So viel wein Essigk Auch ein wenigk Rindtfleisch Suppen daran vndt ein stucklein Butter eines Eyes gross wurtze es mitt Ingber Pfeffer Saffran vndt Zucker decke oder mache den topff oben wohl zue Setzes Auf eine gluet vndt lass wohl einsieden So wirdt es Rechtt vnndt Guett etc.

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