Preparing Covered Tabâhajiyya [Tabahajiyya Maghmuma]
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Introduction
This entry is a re-creation of a recipe from An Anonymous Andalusian Cookbook (Andalusia, 13th c. - Charles Perry, trans.), entitled "Preparing Covered Tabâhajiyya [Tabahajiyya Maghmuma]". [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:

Preparing Covered Tabâhajiyya [Tabahajiyya Maghmuma]. Take a ratl and a half of meat and cut in slices as told earlier; pound a ratl of onion and take for this three dirhams' weight of caraway and one of pepper; put in the pot a layer of meat and another of onion until it is all used up and sprinkle flavorings between all the layers; then pour on a third of a ratl of vinegar and a quarter ratl of oil; put a lid on the pot and seal its top with paste (dough) and fry over a slow fire until done; then take from the fire and leave for a while, skim off the fat and serve.



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Materials
The original recipe calls for the following ingredients: [edit this list as appropriate]

onions
caraway
pepper
vinegar
oil
pastry


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Procedure
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Bibliography

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Searchable index of "An Anonymous Andalusian Cookbook". Medieval Cookery.
  <http://www.medievalcookery.com/search/display.html?anony:306>. Accessed on April 8, 2020, 1:40 am.




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