Oct 192014
 
German Fruit Bread

  German fruit bread is a German holiday specialty and is very easy to make at home. It tastes so good with butter, jam or honey and is an ideal and healthy snack. The only unusual ingredient is “citronat” which is candied lemon peel, an important ingredient in German Holiday Baking. Find Orangeat in this … read more …

 October 19, 2014  Posted by at 11:27 am Fruitbread, Fruitbread Tagged with: , , , , , ,  No Responses »
Oct 132014
 
Authentic Nuremberg Elisen Gingerbread

This is a authentic Nuremberg Elisen Lebkuchen recipe from Germany that needs some specific ingredients but you can get them all in the USA. These Lebkuchen are supposedly the best ones. Of course you can buy them also ready made in the USA, imported from Germany, but there is nothing better than home baked Christmas … read more …

 October 13, 2014  Posted by at 12:31 pm Nuremberg Elisen Gingerbread Tagged with: , , , , , , , ,  No Responses »
Oct 122014
 
German Gingerbread or Lebkuchen Recipe

Gingerbread, or Lebkuchen in German,  recipe is a classic holiday cookie that is not that difficult to make.  You mix all ingredients and bake it on a baking tray. If you like you can spread chocolate or a sugar frosting on top. Happy Baking! Ingredients German Gingerbread or Lebkuchen Recipe 350 g flour, sieved 200 … read more …

 October 12, 2014  Posted by at 9:47 am Lebkuchen Gingerbread Tagged with: , , ,  No Responses »
Oct 092014
 
German Apple Streusel Cake

German apple streusel cake is one of my favorite cakes and you can vary it with prunes or apricots. It is the ultimate Kaffee and Kuchen Cake in Germany. The cake is easy to make, even baking beginners will have fun.  Happy Baking! Ingredients German Apple Streusel Cake Dough 300 g flour 200 g butter … read more …

Oct 042014
 
German Apple Bread

The German Apple bread is a nice alternative to fruit bread, it does not contain eggs. Happy Baking! Ingredients 750 g apples or 4 big apples 200 g sugar (or 250 if you like it more sweet) 250 g raisins or cranberries 150 g whole almonds 500 g flour 1.5 packages baking powder (Dr Oetker) … read more …

 October 4, 2014  Posted by at 3:46 am Apple Bread Tagged with: , , ,  2 Responses »
Sep 192014
 
German Lebkuchen Hearts

German Lebkuchen hearts are very popular on all German fairs, the Oktoberfest and the Christmas markets. There are booths which sell the hearts with all names and wishes. Unfortunately you cannot buy them here in America but you can make them at home. Decorate them as you like. It is a great gift for birthdays or … read more …

 September 19, 2014  Posted by at 2:53 pm Lebkuchen Hearts, Lebkuchen Hearts Tagged with: , , , , ,  No Responses »
Sep 092014
 
Potato Soup from Berlin

Potato Soup from Berlin or Berliner Kartoffelsuppe in German is a great Eintopf (stew) for the fall season. In Germany Eintopf dishes are very popular. Why? They are easy to make and healthy. These Eintopf soups are the best the next day. Well, try it out and you will see. Happy Cooking! Ingredients 2,5 kg … read more …

 September 9, 2014  Posted by at 6:14 pm Potato Soup Berlin Tagged with: , , , , , , ,  No Responses »