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Cxxxviij - Pumpes


This is an excerpt from Two Fifteenth-Century Cookery-Books
(England, 1430)
The original source can be found at the University of Michigan's "Corpus of Middle English Prose and Verse"

Cxxxviij - Pumpes. Take an sethe a gode gobet of Porke, and no3t to lene, as tendyr as thou may; than take hem vppe and choppe hem as smal as thou may; than take clowes and Maces, and choppe forth with-alle, and Also choppe forth with Roysonys of coraunce; than take hem and rolle hem as round as thou may, lyke to smale pelettys, a .ij. inches a-bowte, than ley hem on a dysshe be hem selue; than make a gode Almaunde mylke, and a lye it with floure of Rys, and lat it boyle wyl, but loke that it be clene rennyng; and at the dressoure, ley .v. pompys in a dysshe, and pore thin potage ther-on. An 3if thou wolt, sette on euery pompe a flos campy (Note: ? field-flower) flour, and a-boue straw on Sugre y-now, and Maces: and serue hem forth. And sum men make the pellettys of vele or Beeff, but porke ys beste and fayrest.

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Other versions of this recipe:

Pompys (Two Fifteenth-Century Cookery-Books)




Links to modern interpretations:


Medieval Cookery  

Pumpes
Daniel Myers
Medieval Cookery
http://medievalcookery.com/recipes/pumpes.html



Give it Forth  

Pumpes
Yonnie Travis
Give it Forth
http://giveitforth.blogspot.com/2016/05/harleian-ms-279-ab-1430-pumpes.html






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