Jun 272016
 
German Potato Pancakes or Reibekuchen

German Potato pancakes or “Reibekuchen” is  a special and typical German dish for all occasions. They are very popular during the “Fastnachtszeit” (during German carnival) and in the Rhineland there is always a booth on the fairs selling them fresh from the skillet. If you like potatoes you should try this simple recipe. In Germany we eat … read more …

Feb 062015
 
German Carnival Recipes Mutzen

  German Carneval Recipe Mutzen – It was 1314 in Cologne. The first fools or in German called “Jecken” celebrated a parade through the city. The reason is unknown, only the date can be traced back. 200 years later a noble man named “Weinsberg” wrote about the carnival. He described that there were no differences … read more …

Jan 222011
 
Berliner Donuts

Berliner Donuts is the most popular carnival pastry in Germany. As you probably know, Germany is the European center for carnival. Before spring “Karneval”,  “Fasching” or “Fasnacht” will be celebrated in many regions of Germany. In Cologne, Bonn, Koblenz or Mainz  you can watch the biggest and most colorful parades, visit the most fun parties with singing and drinking from … read more …