Dec 052016
German Cinnamon Star Cookies - Classic Christmas Specialty

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 242016
German Filled Roasted Duck - For Festive Dinners

The German filled roasted duck is a especially for festive menus. This is an authentic German recipe that you will love. Happy Cooking! Ingredients German Filled Roasted Duck 1 duck, ready to cook, about 2kg 1 tsp marjoram 1 tsp mugwort (Beifuß), chopped Filling 250 g white bread, without crust 1 apple 1 onion 1 … read more …

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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 032016
Mulled Wine Recipe - German Gluhwein

Mulled wine recipe – Gluhwine or “Glühwein” in German is a traditional hot drink during the winter months.  Fall and winter is the time for warm and hot beverages. In Germany the most famous warm beverage recipe is a hot spiced (or mulled) wine named “Gluehwein”. In Scandinavia they call it Gloegg but it is … read more …

Aug 112016
Pumpkin Apple Compote - German Pumpkin Specialty

The round orange Pumpkin has many variations in the German cuisine, and one usage is to make a compote, or “Kompott” as we say in German. You practically can make compote with the most fruit. The Pumpkin Apple compote is a sweet dish and it is served  in Germany often with German Griessbrei (Semolina Pudding), Rice Pudding, or Vanilla … read more …

Jul 272016
German Baked Apples Recipe for the Holidays

Now that fall is almost over and the snowy and cold season is going to start, this is the time for the recipe German Baked Apples. In German we call them “Brataepfel”. The most recipes use raisins and pecans but this recipe is using sunflower seeds. When the apples bake in the oven, the whole … read more …

Jul 212016
German Pumpkin Cake Bread

We are now in the fall season which is in America the season for all kinds of pumpkin dishes.  Pumpkins have become quite popular in Germany too. Today we feature a German Pumpkin cake or bread. It is very easy to make and it tastes great with whipped cream. Happy Cooking! Ingredients German Pumpkin Cake … read more …

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Jun 262016
German Meat Loaf Falscher Hase

The German Meat loaf “Falscher Hase” (which means literally fake rabbit) is basically a German meat loaf with hard boiled eggs inside the filling. It can become a decorative Easter dish when you create the rabbits face as shown on the photo. Use bay leaves for the ears, spaghetti for the whiskers, and egg white … read more …

Jun 252016
German Walnut Cake

  The German Walnut Cake is a cake for any occasion and is also called Gugelhupf which is Bundt cake in English. It can be for the holidays, birthdays or for the coffee and cake Sunday afternoon. Try this German Walnut Cake with a lemon glaze which is easy to make.It is very easy to make. … read more …

 June 25, 2016  Posted by at 8:26 am Coffee Cake, German Cakes, Holiday Recipes, Walnut Gugelhupf Tagged with: , , ,  1 Response »