Sauce for a gos
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Sauce for a gos. Take percelye, grapis, clowes of garleke, and salte, and put it in the goos, and lete roste. And whanne the goos is y-now, schake out that is with-in, and put al in a mortre, and do ther-to .iij. harde 3olkes of egges; and grynd al to-gedre, and tempre it vp with verious, and caste it upon the goos in a faire chargeour, and so serue it forth.

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45. SAUCE FOR GEESE. You will take peeled almonds, clean and blanched and grind them in a mortar; and after they are well-ground, take the livers of the geese or of hens which have been cooked in a pot, and grind them with the almonds; and after they are well-ground and mixed, blend it all with good hen's broth and strain it through a woolen cloth; and after it has been strained, cast it in the pot with sugar, and stir it constantly with a stick and cast all fine spices in it except saffron; and the sauce should be a little between sour and sweet; and cast sugar and cinnamon upon the dishes. []

Sause for a goose. Take a faire panne, and set hit under the goose whill sche rostes (while it is roasting) ; and kepe clene the grefe that droppes thereof, and put therto a godele of wyn and a litel vynegur, and verjus, and onyons mynced or garlek; then take the gottes (guts) of the goose, and slitte hom, and scrape hom clene in watur and salt, and so wassh hom, and fethe hom, and hak hom smal; then do all this togedur in a postenet (pipkin) and do therto raisinges of corance, and pouder of pepur, and of gynger, and of canell, and hole clowes, and maces, and let hit boyle, and serve hit forthe. []

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Searchable index of "". Medieval Cookery.
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Searchable index of "". Medieval Cookery.
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