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This entry is a re-creation of a recipe from MS Douce 257 (England, 1381), entitled "Fronchemoyle". [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:

Fronchemoyle. Nym eyryn wyþ al þe wyte & myse bred & schepys talwe as gret as dysys. Grynd peper and safroun and kast þerto, & do hit in þe schepis wombe. Seþ it wel & dresse it forþe of brode leches þynne.

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xxvj - Frawnchemyle. Nym Eyroun with the whyte, and gratid Brede, and chepis talow, Also grete as dyse; nym Pepir, Safroun, and grynd alle to-gederys, and do in the wombe of the chepe, that is, the mawe; and sethe hem wyl, and serue forth. [Two Fifteenth-Century Cookery-Books]

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Searchable index of "MS Douce 257". Medieval Cookery.
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Searchable index of "Two Fifteenth-Century Cookery-Books". Medieval Cookery.
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