Jun 202015
 
Super Easy German Fruit Cake

Here is a super easy German fruit cake that can be made within minutes. We call it in German a Tortenboden or belegter Obstkuchen. You don’t have to be a master baker – it is really that easy. I found this recipe and thought I have to try this one because I was not into … read more …

Jun 082015
 
German Potato Salad with Cucumber

The German potato salad with cucumber is a Swabian salad and my sister in law makes the best one! I am sure you will like it too. This salad is easy to make and  a great salad for the summer BBQ. Happy Cooking! Ingredients (serves 4) 4-5 medium size potatoes( gold, yellow) 1 English cucumber … read more …

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May 282015
 
Homemade Mayonnaise

Homemade mayonnaise is very easy to make. This mayonnaise is complete natural and so much healthier than the one from the shelf. No additives, no preservatives and high fructose syrup! Actually it is so easy to make that I asked myself: Why did I buy mayonnaise all the times? It gets really easy with a … read more …

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May 282015
 
Kaiserschmarrn with Aparagus

Kaiserschmarrn with asparagus is a popular asparagus dish and tasted really good with prosciutto or the famous black forest ham (smoked, raw ham). Kaiserschmarrn or in the Swabian region “Kratzede” is basically a pancake dough which will be torn apart with a fork before serving. If you can get white asparagus than this is the … read more …

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May 012015
 
Fried Green Asparagus

Fried green asparagus is a delicious side dish or a main dish with salmon. In Germany the white asparagus is very popular but the green one has made its way to Germany as well. Try this simple recipe and you will be surpr1sed how good it tastes. Happy Cooking!   Ingredients 1 bunch green asparagus … read more …

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May 012015
 
German Farmer Stew

  The German farmers stew of “Eintopf” as we call it in German, is a great dish that can be varied with all kinds of seasonal vegetables such as zucchini, squash, broccoli or celery. Or add white or red kidney beans with some cayenne pepper! It becomes a healthy stew when using organic ingredients. Happy … read more …

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Apr 172015
 
German Gluten Free Almond Cake

  German gluten free almond cake or “Torte” is a German baking specialty for a nice traditional Kaffee and Kuchen afternoon. Torte is not exactly a cake as it is mostly made using a butter cream. If you cannot eat products with flour this cake is a wonderful alternative. Easy to make without needing special … read more …

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