Farsure to make pome de oringe
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This entry is a re-creation of a recipe from Ancient Cookery [Arundel 334] (England, 1425), entitled "Farsure to make pome de oringe". [insert a brief description of dish here, possibly including any or all of the following: characteristics of the final dish, when or how it might have been served, and why you selected it]

The Source Recipe
The original text of the recipe is as follows:

Farsure to make pome de oringe. Take the lyvre of porke, arid bray hit all rawe right smal, and do therto pouder of pepur, and of clowes, and of canel, and saffron, and raysynges of corance; then take and make thereof balles lyke appuls, and wete hom well in the white of egges, and then do hom in boylying watur, and let hom sethe, and when thai have sothen awhile, take hom up and do hom on a spitte, and roste hom well; then take parscl, and grinde hit, and wringe hit up with egges thurgh a streynour, and do therto a lytel floure, and endore hom therwith in the rostynge, and if thowe wylt take saffron, or saunders, or ynde (indigo) and do therwith as I saide to fore, and serve hit forthe.

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canel: Cassia (Cinnamomum cassia - Sold as "cinnamon" in the United States). Possibly cinnamon (Cinnamomum zeylenicum) as well.
corance: Raisins made from corinth grapes (a.k.a currants).
saunders: Saunders, also known as Red Sandalwood (Pterocarpus santalinus). Used as a red colorant.

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Searchable index of "Ancient Cookery [Arundel 334]". Medieval Cookery.
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