Powdour Fort

Powder fort is a strong spice mix used primary in meat dishes. Like all medieval spice mixes this one has a number of different recipes. This is the one I use right now.

Powdour Fort

A medieval spice mix, used in the savoury kitchen
Course Kitchen stables, Spice mix
Cuisine Historical cooking, Medieval, Renaissance
Prep Time 5 minutes
Total Time 5 minutes


  • 1 tablespoon cloves ground
  • 1 tablespoon ginger ground
  • 1 tablespoon black or white pepper
  • 1 tablespoon galangal ground


  1. Measure the spices out and mix them together
  2. Store in a dark place and it will keep for months.

Recipe Notes

Source: Middelalder mad af Bi Skaarup og Henrik Jacobsen s. 135

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