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To Make A pie Of Fresh parsnips


This is an excerpt from Ouverture de Cuisine
(France, 1604 - Daniel Myers, trans.)
The original source can be found at MedievalCookery.com

To make a pie of fresh Parsnips. Take the parsnips well washed, & put them to boil until they are cooked, then take two or three chopped onions & fry in butter, a salted lemon in pieces, nutmeg, & pepper, a little chopped mint, & put all together in the pie, & butter enough.

Note it is necessary to cut the parsnips into pieces, when the pie is half cooked put therein a little Spanish wine.

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Links to modern interpretations:


Medieval Cookery  

Parsnip Pie
Daniel Myers
Medieval Cookery
http://medievalcookery.com/recipes/parsnippie.html






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