To make Shoes
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This entry is a re-creation of a recipe from A Proper newe Booke of Cokerye (England, mid-16th c.), entitled "To make Shoes". [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:

To make Shoes. Take a rumpe of beyfe and let it boyle an houre or two, and put therto a greate quantitye of cole wortes and lette them boyle together thre houres, then putte to them a couple of stockedoues, or teales, fesande partriche, or such other wylde foules, and let them boyle al together, then ceason them wyth salte, and serve them forthe.

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To make good cheese. When you put the curd cheese into the cheese container with the /gauffen/ (? Some ingredient or implement), salt it after every /gauffen/ and at the end salt it all around. The cheese will lie for a year and not go bad. [Alte Kochrezepte aus dem bayrischen]

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cole: Any one of a number of leafy vegetables, usually a variant of cabbage (Brassica oleracea).

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Searchable index of "A Proper newe Booke of Cokerye". Medieval Cookery.
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Searchable index of "Alte Kochrezepte aus dem bayrischen". Medieval Cookery.
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