[Sca-cooks] Biersuppen

Sue Clemenger mooncat at in-tch.com
Tue Jan 30 07:01:34 PST 2007

Could it be a reference to the egg yolks? Soups I've had that were thickened
just with egg yolks have a distinctly more yellowy color than those
thickened with whole egg.
--Maire, who's never had beer soup, though....
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Subject: [Sca-cooks] Biersuppen

> >From Rumpolt.  27. Biersuppen mit Eyerdottern
> su:eß gemacht/ vnnd mit Butter auffsieden
> lassen/ machs gelb oder nicht/ vnd wenns auffgesotten hat/ so saltzs ein
> (my translation, I could be wrong)  Beer soup
> with egg yolks make sweet/ and with butter
> (auffsieden = boil?)  /make yellow or not/ and
> when it has (auffgesotten =boiled?)/ salt a
> little.
> Has anyone tried this?  Would "make yellow" mean saffron or perhaps

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