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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Apr 112014
 
Gugelhupf with Raisins

The Gugelhupf with raisins is a classic German cake recipe. Where does the word come from? Gugelhupf or Gugelhopf is a Southern German, Austrian, Alsatian, and Swiss term for a marble cake or Bundt cake. In the rest of Germany it is called “Bundkuchen” or “Napfkuchen”. Supposedly the part “Gugel-” is a variation of the … read more …






May 302013
 
German Pistachio Cookies

German pistachio cookies are great throughout the year and are not specific German Christmas cookies. Of course you can bake them for the holidays too. You will see that these cookies will become the favorite. Try them out and enjoy them with a good cup of coffee. Happy Baking! Ingredients 100 g brown sugar 1 … read more …






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Oct 232012
 
Nusszopf - German Sweet Bread

The “Nusszopf” or German sweet bread with a hazelnut filling is a classic German cake or pastry. It is made out of a yeast dough and filled with almonds or hazelnuts, braided. This is an authentic and proven German recipe, and the best is if you are a bit experienced in baking before you start … read more …






Oct 162012
 
Pumpkin Cheese Cake

German Pumpkin Recipes: Original German cake recipe for the pumpkin season that is almost like the American version. This cake is a combination of pumpkin and cream cheese, topped with a sweet cream glaze. Perfect holiday cake, or a great cake for Halloween or  Thanksgiving. It’s worth it to try it out. Happy Baking! Ingredients … read more …






Oct 142012
 
Tiramisu Cake

We all know the famous Italian dessert Tiramisu, and we love it too. I found a recipe for a Tiramisu cake that is so irresistible. The Tiramisu cake has a filling for which you use Mascarpone, espresso and Amaretto. What can I say more? You must try it yourself – Happy Baking. Ingredients Tiramisu Cake … read more …






Oct 132012
 
German Cake: Granatsplitter

The German cake “Granatsplitter” or in English “Chocolate Mountain” is a typical German cake or sweet pastry that is made out of the left overs from cakes and tarts in the bakeries. The cake left overs are mixed with a buttery cream, cocoa, rum and almonds and folded on a bottom piece that is a … read more …






Oct 102012
 
Hazelnut Christmas Cookies from Trier

Hazelnut Christmas Cookies from Trier – traditional and famous recipe for hazelnut cookies as they make them in the German city Trier. They sell them every year at the Christmas market. Here is the recipe so you can get a piece of “Heimat” to your American home. Happy Baking! Ingredients 200 g flour 200 g … read more …