Cooking Recipes of the Middle Ages


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  • Ingredient: (usually) edible material used in cooking
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Spritzkuchen, choux pastry

Ein Spritzen Bachen


Wolfenbüttel, Herzog August Bibliothek, Handschriftenabteilung, Cod. Guelf. 48.20 Aug. 4°Source Collection: Wo9, fol. 057vRecipe Nr. 119 Dating: 1608Origin: SüddeutschlandLang: High German languages, High German languages

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Same title: wo10c.77, wo10c.91, wo8.253, wo8.254, wo9a.119Shared ingredients: br1.11, gr1.24, k1.109, wo1b.20, wo7a.203, wo7b.72, wo8.256, wo8.279, wo9a.119Same ingredients in following recipe: 2Same tools in following recipe: 0


Main ingredient: -Preparation: pastryType: Siedegebaeck (deep fried)

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Wo9 - "Wolfenbüttel, Herzog August Bibliothek, Handschriftenabteilung, Cod. Guelf. 48.20 Aug. 4°"