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For To Make A Potage Of welkes

This is an excerpt from Liber cure cocorum [Sloane MS 1986]
(England, 1430)
The original source can be found at Thomas Gloning's website

For to make a potage of welkes. Take welkes and wasshe fayre, in blythe, In water, and take whyte salt þerwith And after hakke hom on a borde, As smalle as þou may, at a worde, And bray hom in a morter clere. Sethe hom in mylke over þe fyre. Of almondes or of a clow þou take schalle, Lye hit with amydone þerwith alle. Coloure hit with safrone, and do þerinne Poudur of peper, or goode comyne.


Other versions of this recipe:

Potage of welks (A Noble Boke off Cookry)

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