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For To Make Mawmenny

This is an excerpt from Forme of Cury
(England, 1390)
The original source can be found at the Project Gutenberg website

FOR TO MAKE MAWMENNY. XX.IX. XIIII. Take þe chese and of Flessh of Capouns or of Hennes. & hakke smale in a morter. take mylke of Almandes with þe broth of freissh Beef, oþer freissh flessh. & put the flessh in þe mylke oþer in the broth and set hem to þe frye. & alye hem up with flour of Ryse. or gastbon. or amydoun. as chargeant as with blanke desire. & with zolkes of ayren and safroun for to make it zelow. and when it is dressit in disshes with blank desire styk above clowes de gilofre. & strewe Powdour of galyngale above. and serue it forth.


Other versions of this recipe:

For to make momene (Liber cure cocorum [Sloane MS 1986])

For to make mawmany (Fourme of Curye [Rylands MS 7])

Malmenye Furne3 (Two Fifteenth-Century Cookery-Books)

Mammony (A Noble Boke off Cookry)

Mawmene (Two Fifteenth-Century Cookery-Books)

Mawmenee (Forme of Cury)

Mawmene (Fourme of Curye [Rylands MS 7])

Mawmeny (Thomas Awkbarow's Recipes (MS Harley 5401))

Malmoma (Libro di cucina / Libro per cuoco)


Recipes with similar titles:

Mawmene for xl mees (Ancient Cookery [Arundel 334])

Maumenee (MS Royal 12.C.xii)

Mawmene (Recipes from John Crophill's Commonplace Book)

Maumene (Recipes from John Crophill's Commonplace Book)

Maumene (MS Douce 257)

Links to modern interpretations:

Medieval Cookery  

Mawmenee (vegan)
Felice Debbage
Medieval Cookery

Medieval Cookery  

Daniel Myers
Medieval Cookery

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