[Sca-cooks] digital libraries on culinary history ...

edoard at medievalcookery.com edoard at medievalcookery.com
Wed Jan 13 06:28:12 PST 2010

> -------- Original Message --------
> From: Robin Carroll-Mann
> On Wed, Jan 13, 2010 at 9:14 AM,  <edoard at medievalcookery.com> wrote:
> > What I find notable about it is that the woman on the right side of the
> > image is holding what appears to be a bratwurst in a split roll.
> > Popular wisdom is that sausages were first served in rolls around the
> > 1890s, but if I'm seeing what I think I'm seeing then the practice dates
> > back to at least the 1600s.
> The English caption says that this is a woman selling grilled
> vegetables.  Can someone translate the German caption?  It may shed
> more light on what's happening.

My German is crap, but "ein gute Wurst gebraten" looks like "a good
fried sausage" to me.

- Doc

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