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Sauce Camelyne


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"

Sauce camelyne. Take faire brede, and cut it, and toste it; and take vynegre and wyne, and stepe hit ther-in, and draw it thurwe a straynour with poudre canel, and draw it .ij. or .iij. tymes, til it be smothe. And thanne take poudre ginger, sugre, and poudre of clowes, and cast ther-to. And loke that it stonde wil by clowes, and by sugre; and thanne put ther-to a litil safroune, and salt, and serue hit forth thicke y-nowe.

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Other versions of this recipe:

cameline sauce (Libre del Coch)

CAMELINE (Le Menagier de Paris)

Cameline Sauce (Du fait de cuisine)

Sauce gamelyne (Two Fifteenth-Century Cookery-Books)

Sawce camelyne (Liber cure cocorum [Sloane MS 1986])

SAWSE CAMELYNE (Forme of Cury)

Sauce camelyne (Fourme of Curye [Rylands MS 7])

To mak sauce camelyn for quaylle (A Noble Boke off Cookry)

To make Cameline [Sauce] (Le Viandier de Taillevent)

Carmeline sauce optimal (Libro di cucina / Libro per cuoco)




Links to modern interpretations:


Medieval Cookery  

Cameline Sauce
Daniel Myers
Medieval Cookery
http://medievalcookery.com/recipes/cameline.html






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