XLII. Pasta (Trij)
Nature: Warm and moist in the second degree.
Optimum: That which is prepared with great care.
Usefulness: It is good for the chest and for the throat.
Dangers: It is harmful to weak intestines and to the stomach.
Neutralization of the Dangers: With sweet barley.
Effects: Very nourishing. It is good for a hot stomach, for the young, in Winter, and in all regions.
From the Tacuinum of Vienna
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