[Sca-cooks] Looking for a translation

Lilinah lilinah at earthlink.net
Sat Nov 25 15:46:44 PST 2006

Aldyth at aol.com
>I was looking for a particular recipe and was pointed in the direction of
>the "Kitah al Wusla il al Habib"
>Do you know of a translation somewhere?

As Serafina noted, there is no complete translation of the "Kitab 
al-wusla ila al-habib" (the name of which is variously rendered into 

There is a list of the recipes it contains in the article by Maxime 
Rodenson in "Medieval Arab Cookery".

Additionally, IIRC, there are a couple of its recipes translated by 
Charles Perry in the 2 volume cookbook collection offered by Duke 

What recipe were you looking for?

Urtatim (that's err-tah-TEEM)
the persona formerly known as Anahita

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