[Sca-cooks] Beef stock

Antonia Calvo ladyadele at paradise.net.nz
Sat Jan 10 18:55:27 PST 2009

Phil Troy / G. Tacitus Adamantius wrote:
> Red wine and mushrooms turn up in late 18th and early 19th century 
> recipes for brown stocks and sauces, at around the same time tomatoes 
> are entering the mainstream European culinary repertoire. I don't 
> think there's a huge body of evidence to suggest that brown stocks as 
> we know them are much older than the practice of adding tomatoes to them. 

Rumpolt calls for "braune Brühe" (brown broth) in some of his recipes 
and "ein braune Brühe/ die
du von einem Braten hast abgegossen/" ([I think] a brown stock that you 
have got from a roast).

Antonia di Benedetto Calvo 

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