Herbs that are needed for salad
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by [name]


Introduction
This entry is a re-creation of a recipe from Ouverture de Cuisine (France, 1604 - Daniel Myers, trans.), entitled "Herbs that are needed for salad". [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:

Herbs that are needed for salad.
Lettuce or cabbage.
Dragon.
Ronquette.
Mint.
Pimpernelle.
Romaine lettuce.
Cress alenois.
Borage leaves.
Bugloss leaves.
Bugloss flowers.
Borage flowers.

These here are the herbs, typically that should be had in the kitchen.



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

herbs
lettuce
worts
mint
watercress
borage
bugloss
flowers


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borage: Common Borage (Borago officinalis). A kitchen herb common across Europe. Borage flowers are blue.


Procedure
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Bibliography

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Searchable index of "Ouverture de Cuisine". Medieval Cookery.
  <http://www.medievalcookery.com/search/display.html?ouver:33>. Accessed on April 8, 2020, 1:08 am.




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