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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Chicken, roasted and boiled with raisins

Geklopffte Huener


Wolfenbüttel, Herzog August Bibliothek, Handschriftenabteilung, Cod. Guelf. 48.20 Aug. 4°Source Collection: Wo9, fol. 069rRecipe Nr. 7 Dating: 1608Origin: SüddeutschlandLang: High German languages, High German languages

Similar recipes:

Same title: wo9b.7Shared ingredients: wo9b.7Same ingredients in following recipe: 2 6Same tools in following recipe: 1


Main ingredient: poultryPreparation: boiledType: sour

Geklopffte Huener Nim die huener zur lege sie als dan zu klopffe die bein klein saltz sie laß eine halbe virttel stundt in saltz liegen wirff sie in geschmeltzte heiße butter laß wol auff sieden das sie fein braun werden nim sie wieder heraus Thue sie in [69v] ein Tiegel geuß essig darein mit zucker vnd Pfeffer vnd wen du nun wilt anrichten so Thue weinbeerlein darein laß mit auff sieden als den ists gutt etc.

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