Pottage Wastere

Whelk Leach7

Preparation info
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Appears in
Cooking and Dining in Medieval England

By Peter Brears

Published 2008

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  • 8 oz/225 g cooked whelks
  • 2 tbs ground almonds


Grind the almonds with ¼ pt/150 ml water, then strain off the almond milk.

Grind the whelks to a smooth paste with the almond milk, and stir in the sugar or honey, saffron, red food colour an