Pheasant [or Chicken] Mawmene

Poultry in a Very Rich Sweet Spiced Sauce46

Preparation info
    • Difficulty


Appears in
Cooking and Dining in Medieval England

By Peter Brears

Published 2008

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  • 8 oz/225 g cooked pheasant
  • ¼ pt/150


Slice the meat across the grain, spread on a cloth, roll up, and roll with a heavy rolling pin to reduce it to soft fibres.

Mix the cinnamon and ½ tsp of the ginger with the wine, bring slowly to the boil, then strain the wine into a clean pan.

Stir in the remaining ingredients except