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12-15-2021 - Amy Glier's Bio was added to About the Cooks

10-21-2021 - A searchable index to Volker Bach's translation of Registrum Coquine (Germany, ~1430) added to the Medieval Cookbook Search

06-15-2021 - Marco Gavio de Rubeis' Registrum Coquine added to the Recommended Books

03-08-2021 - Ariane Helou's translation of Libro della Cocina added to the Online Medieval Cookbooks

10-29-2020 - A link to Ein koch buchlein von allerley speiss added to the Online Medieval Cookbooks

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Random Medieval Recipe of the Day:

Perys in confyte. Take hony boyle hit a lytill do ther yn sigure poudyr of galentyn & clovis brucet[?] anneyce safron & saundris & cast ther yn the peris sodyn & paryd & cutt in pecys & wyn & venyger sesyn hit up with poudyr of canell so that be broun ynow make whentheses in the same maner al but venyger & put ther to clovys & macys and ys thu will take datys mynsed & do ther to & colour hit with safron. [Recipes from the Wagstaff Miscellany (England, 1460)] (permanent link)