[Sca-cooks] Corneseli?

Johnna Holloway johnna at sitka.engin.umich.edu
Tue Feb 12 10:05:58 PST 2008

*Cornecelli* means little horns. Note spelling.
According to some cookbooks "rugelach" also means little horns.
Are you talking about a crescent shaped cookie?

Corneseli is not in the OED nor can I find it
in EEBO-TCP. Nor can it be located in Google Books.
Ditto Oxford Companion to Italian Food.


Elise Fleming wrote:
> Greetings!  I'm developing a class on banquetting items and trying to
> locate recipes for the various items that were specified in banquets.  I've
> found most of the recipes but am stumped on "corneseli".  When I "google"
> the word, I find my own article!  And, I can't seem to find which list of
> banquetting items the term appeared in!  Does anyone know of a source for a
> recipe even up to the late-1600s?
> Alys Katharine

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