Oct 102012
 
German Chocolate Cream Cake

German Chocolate Cream Cake is an original and authentic German chocolate cake how it is made in Germany. All other versions, I am afraid to say, are not German. It is without pecans, honey or whatever other exotic ingredients. The German name is: Schoko-Sahne-Torte. It is  a”torte” because it is bigger than a cake. And … read more …

Sep 122012
 
Authentic German Cheese Cake Recipe

Authentic German Cheese Cake recipe: Are you looking for an original and authentic German recipe for cheese cake? You found the right recipe amongst all recipes that you can find online. This recipe is so German as it can get. The German Cheese Cake or Käsekuchen is one of the most popular cakes of Germany … read more …

Dec 242010
 
Merry Christmas

Frohe Weihnachten – Merry Christmas – Joyeux Noel – Buone Feste Natalizie -  Feliz Navidad – Pozdrevlyayu s prazdnikom Rozhdestva is Novim Godom – Maligayan Pasko – Selamat Hari Natal – Kala Christouyenna – Gezur Krislinjden … We don’t always have a white Christmas every year but this year there’s snow everywhere.  This is how … read more …

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Dec 162010
 
German Christmas Cookies: Vanilla Pretzel

Christmas is getting closer and closer and you need some good German Christmas Cookies for your family. The Vanilla Pretzel or Chocolate Pretzel are for sure nice German Christmas cookies. It is a very traditional German Christmas recipe. Happy Baking! Ingredients German Christmas Cookies 250 g butter 180 g sugar 1 vanilla bean 2 egg … read more …

Nov 192010
 
German Cinnamon Star Cookies

German Cinnamon Star cookies are the wonderful German Christmas cookies. The Cinnamon Stars are traditional Christmas cookies and the recipe is easy to make. You can buy them in almost every German bakery before Christmas. Unfortunately not in the USA but you always can make them at home. Get a a star shaped cookie cutter and … read more …

Nov 172010
 
German Vanilla Cones

German Vanilla Cones are classic Christmas cookies. They are very easy to make and you don’t need special ingredients. This is my favorite amongst all the German Christmas cookies, and the best were from my aunt. They were soft and sweet; the smell of vanilla was in the air… Happy Baking. Ingredients (20-30 pieces) German … read more …

Nov 172010
 
Christkindl Market in Chicago

Chicago has its own  original German christmas market and I wanted to let you know about it.  History and Tradition Inspired by the Christkindlesmarkt in Nuremberg, Germany, which began in 1545, the Christkindlmarket Chicago brings a cherished German and European tradition with international flair and local charm to Chicago. Chicago’s largest open-air Christmas festival was … read more …