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mortress of brawn

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  • Ooh, I never thought I'd see a synonym for ollapodrida. Teh alsome!

    April 13, 2008

  • Mortress: A dish of meats and other ingredients, cooked together; an ollapodrida.

    "Now, ma belle, to supper. A pair of cold capons, a mortress

    of brawn, or what you will, with a flask or two of the right Gascony. I have crowns in my pouch, my sweet, and I mean to spend them. Bring in wine while the food is dressing. Buvons my brave lads; you shall each empty a stoup with me."

    Arthur Conan Doyle, The White Company , Chapter VI.

    Make your own mortress! http://www.all-about-renaissance-faires.com/food/meat_dishes.htm

    April 12, 2008