Tuesday, October 11, 2011

Chykenes in gravey

The Project Gutenberg EBook of The Forme of Cury (by Samuel Pegge)
original text from about A.D. 1390

Chykenes in gravey

—Tak chykenes & serve hem in the same manere & serve hem forth.

Modern English

Chickens in gravy

—Take chickens and serve them in the same manner [Conynges in gravey] and serve them forth.

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