Nov 212016
 
German Christmas Chocolate Cubes

Ingredients German Christmas Chocolate Cubes 250 g soft butter 3 eggs 250 g powdered sugar 125 g almonds ground 1 tbsp of each: cardamom, Piment (Allspice), ground ginger 50 Cocoa powder 50 g flour 3 packages dark cake frosting (each 100g) 220 semi sweet baking chocolate (eg Ghiradelli) 50 g white baking chocolate Baking Instructions … read more …

Nov 182016
 
German Spritzgebaeck Cookies  for Christmas & Holidays

The German Spritzgebaeck cookies are traditional Christmas cookies in Germany. You don’t need special ingredients so  this recipe is ideal for the last minute Christmas baking.  Happy Baking! Ingredients German Spritzgebaeck Cookies (about 65 pieces) 200 g powdered sugar 400 g soft butter 4 tbsp milk 2 eggs, medium size 2 packages vanilla sugar 0.6 … read more …

Nov 162016
 
German Christmas Cookies: Walnut Cookies

  In Germany we use walnuts for many baking recipes. The German Christmas Cookies Walnut Cookies are easy to make. This is the season for walnuts now and you can get them in almost every super market. Tip: If you cannot get ground walnuts use a coffee grinder to grind them. Happy Baking! Ingredients German … read more …

Nov 142016
 
Bethmaennchen - Christmas Cookies from Frankfurt

Bethmaennchen are German cookies made from Marzipan, almond flour, powdered sugar and rosewater. The name comes from the family Simon Moritz von Bethmann in Frankfurt am Main, Germany. A legend says that the famous Parisian pastry chef Jean Jacques Gautenier developed the recipe at the Moritz von Bethmann’s home in 1838. Whoever originated this recipe, the … read more …

Nov 132012
 
German Christmas Cookies - Plum Diamonds

German Christmas Cookies Plum Diamonds, rectangle shaped German Christmas cookie that is filled with plum jam or in German “Plaumenmus”. The German plum jam is thicker than the usual jam and of a darker color but it tastes incredibly good. For this German recipe you should get the German Pflaumenmus otherwise the cookies won’t taste … read more …

Nov 122012
 
German Cranberry Cookies

Delicious German Cranberry cookies with cranberries for Christmas, the holidays and special occasions. These German Christmas cookies are easy to make. Happy Baking! Ingredients German Cranberry Cookies 1 tbsp cocoa 25 g dried cranberries 1 egg white salt, 2 tbsp sugar 25 g ground almonds 1 tbsp starch 85 g powdered sugar Dough 150 g … read more …

Nov 112012
 
German Lebkuchen Brownies

Ingredients (45 pieces)
 German Lebkuchen Brownies 70 g dark chocolate 200 g soft butter 200 g powdered sugar 2 eggs 70 g ground hazelnuts 1 tbsp baking powder, salt 2 tbsp brown rum 2 tbsp lebkuchen spice or all spice  – Edora Lebkuchen Gewurz (Gingerbread Spices) 1 – .05oz Package 250 g flour 2 packages … read more …

Nov 102012
 
Filled Coconut Macaroons

Filled coconut macaroons is a German christmas cookie that will beat the regular coconut macaroons. The recipe is using candied lemon peel which is very common baking ingredient in Germany during the holidays. It is available in the USA but the ones I found contain preservatives. There is a way to make it at home … read more …

Nov 092012
 
German Christmas Cookies: Orange-Poppy Cookies

Ingredients (50 pieces) German Christmas Cookies 125 g soft butter 75 g powdered sugar 2 vanilla beans 5 egg yolks 1 tbsp grated orange peel (organic) 275 g flour 1 point of a knife baking powder 100 g poppy seed filling (Mohnback) 45 apricot jam 1 tbsp cinnamon 100 g almonds ground 45 mixed peel … read more …