Cooking Recipes of the Middle Ages


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Chicken, boiled with parsley and eggs

Gekochte Huner mit Eyern Pettersilgen vnd Semmeln etc.


Wolfenbüttel, Herzog August Bibliothek, Handschriftenabteilung, Cod. Guelf. 48.20 Aug. 4°Source Collection: Wo9, fol. 073rRecipe Nr. 21 Dating: 1608Origin: SüddeutschlandLang: High German languages, High German languages

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Same title: wo9b.21Shared ingredients: wo9b.21Same ingredients in following recipe: 1 5Same tools in following recipe: 0


Main ingredient: poultryPreparation: boiledType: -

Gekochte Huner mit Eyern Pettersilgen vnd Semmeln etc. Zeume das Hun wie man sunst ein hun zeumet vnd wen es wol gesotten hatt so kueles aus darnach setz es wieder bey Thutt ein gutt Theil butter darein vnd last es wol mit einander sieden das das hun gar wirdt als dan nim ein mandel eyer vnd nicht viel semmeln vnd gruene Pettersilgen rurs wol durcheinander vnd wen das hun wol eingesotten ist so geuß es darein mach das es nicht anbrennet das es fein Rundt wie ein Apffel wirdt wens nicht fett genug ist so Thue noch ein wenig butter darzu wurtz es mit ein wenig Ingber abe so ist es gutt etc.

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