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

Pynonad. Take mylke of almond drawyn with swete broth do ther to pynes a grete dele then take wardons quinsys & costardys sodyn & groundyn and drawyn thorow a streynour withe wyne & good pouders do to gedyr boyle hit serve hit forth.

Related Recipes
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Pynnonade. XX.II. XI. Take Almandes iblaunched and drawe hem sumdell thicke with gode broth oþer with water and set on the fire and seeþ it, cast þerto zolkes of ayrenn ydrawe. take Pynes yfryed in oyle oþer in grece and þerto white Powdour douce, sugur and salt. & colour it wiþ alkenet a lytel. [Forme of Cury]

.l. Pynnonade. Tak almaundes y blaunched & drawe hem up sumdel thykke with gode broth other with water & set on the fyre & seeth it, cast therto yolkes of ayroun y drawe tak pynes fryed in oyle other in grece & do therto white poudour douce, suger & salt, & colour it with alkenet a litall. [Fourme of Curye [Rylands MS 7]]

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pynes: Pine nuts.
wardons: Pears.

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Searchable index of "Recipes from the Wagstaff Miscellany". Medieval Cookery.
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Searchable index of "Forme of Cury". Medieval Cookery.
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Searchable index of "Fourme of Curye [Rylands MS 7]". Medieval Cookery.
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