Nov 202014
Cherry Crumble Cake

Cherry crumble cake is a German “Streuselkuchen” with sour cherries. It is extreme easy to make and baking beginners will love it. You need sour cherries and they sell them for example at trader Joe’s and for sure at Aldi. You also can get them online. The recipe asks for starch and in Germany we … read more …

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Nov 182014
Christmas Cocoa Cookies

Christmas Cocoa Cookies are German Christmas cookies and are very easy to make. Germany is famous for its Christmas cookies. It is a tradition to bake and have Christmas cookies on December 24, the “Heilig Abend” when the “Christkind” brings the gifts. Happy Baking! Ingredients 125 g butter 200 g sugar 2 eggs 50 g cocoa … read more …

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Nov 142014
German Holiday Dessert

The German Holiday Dessert is the perfect ending for a German Christmas dinner. You need Lebkuchen, sour cherries and quark. Lebkuchen can be made – find the recipe for Lebkuchen here – quark can be made – find the recipe How to make quark – and sour cherries you can find at Trader Joes, Aldi … read more …

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Nov 112014
Nussecken English Recipe

Nussecken, the English recipe, is a classic German pastry that you can buy in Germany in every bakery. But I have never seen it in the USA. It is not that difficult to make. Get some German baking tradition with this recipe. It is one of my favorites, Happy Baking! Ingredients (25-30 Nussecken) Dough 225 g … read more …

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Nov 032014
Turkey with Calvados Apple Filling

Turkey with Calvados Apple Filling does not sound German at the first look but it is for sure a original German recipe. Turkey is also popular in Germany and in many families it is roasted for Christmas. Calvados is a  French apple brandy that you can get at Bevmo. This is a proven recipe and  … read more …

Oct 292014
Griessnockerl Soup

  The Griessnockerl Soup (or Griessnockerlsuppe in German)  is a German soup that is a perfect starter for a menu. In Germany soups are served before a menu and the Griessnockerlsuppe is a classic soup that you can find on many traditional German restaurant menus. Nockerl are semolina dumplings and the origin is Austria. The … read more …

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Oct 222014
German Holiday Kinder Punch

  The German Holiday Kinder punch is for the kids when the adults enjoy a glass of Gluehwein (mulled hot red wine). The Kinder punch is great for parties, the holidays, evenings or any occasion where children are involved. Happy Cooking and Happy Holidays!   Ingredients 1/2 l tea (hibiscus, red fruit, christmas tea, any … read more …

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Oct 222014
Halloween Hot white Chocolate

  Hot white chocolate for a long winter’s evening or for Halloween with some orange eatable color. Easy to make, just get some white chocolate. If the white chocolate is already sugared don’t add additional sugar. Happy Cooking! Ingredients Halloween Hot white Chocolate 200 g white chocolate, chopped 1000 ml (1 l) milk 2% 1/2 … read more …

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