Bytare Rostyd
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This entry is a re-creation of a recipe from Recipes from the Wagstaff Miscellany (England, 1460), entitled "Bytare Rostyd". [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:

Bytare Rostyd. Sle hym in the mouth as a heyron draw hym as a henne reys up his leggys as a crane let hys whyngys be on & take a wey the bone of the necke as of a heyron & putt the hedde in at the golet or in the shulder reys up his leggys & his whyngys as of a heyron & no sause but salt.

Related Recipes
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Bytor rosted. Take a Bitour, sle him in the mouthe, skalde him, serue him in all poyntes as thou doest a Crane, but lete him haue on his winges when he is rosted, And serue him forthe. [Two Fifteenth-Century Cookery-Books]

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Searchable index of "Recipes from the Wagstaff Miscellany". Medieval Cookery.
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Searchable index of "Two Fifteenth-Century Cookery-Books". Medieval Cookery.
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