Apr 272016
German Butter Cake Recipe - Butterkuchen

The German Butter Cake is a perfect cake for a baking beginner. In Germany we love simple cakes because they can be made fast. This original German cake recipe is popular throughout Germany. You can vary the recipe by adding sour cherries, apricots or peaches. Just place them into the dough or on the bottom … read more …

 April 27, 2016  Posted by at 7:27 pm Butter Cake, German Recipes Tagged with: , , ,  No Responses »
Apr 182016
Cherry Cake Black Forest

The cherry cake from the Black Forest is called “Kirschplotzer” and comes from the region Baden. That’s the region from Freiburg to Karlsruhe. You would use the regular sweet cherries for this cake. It is also using rolls which need to be 1-2 days old. Don’t use fresh rolls. Alternatively baguette or French bread can … read more …

 April 18, 2016  Posted by at 1:32 pm Cherry Cake Black Forest, German Cakes Tagged with: , , ,  No Responses »
Mar 222016
German Easter Cake

The German Easter Cake is an easy to make cake with a light and moist filling containing raisins or alternatively sour cherries. Originally the recipe is from Switzerland but it became quite popular in Germany as well. Happy Baking! Ingredients German Easter Cake Base Cake: 200 g flour all purpose (in German Weizenmehl) 1/2 tsp … read more …

 March 22, 2016  Posted by at 10:03 pm Easter Cake Tagged with: , , ,  No Responses »
Feb 242016
Mini Cherry Streusel Cake

  Ingredients Mini Cherry Streusel Cake a proven and authentic German recipe 125 g flour 1/4 tsp baking powder 1/2 tsp lemon juice 1  egg yolk 70 g sugar 75 g butter, soft 1 package Vanilla sugar (.7oz) 1 jar sour cherries 1 tsp Amaretto liquor (optional) or some drops almond flavor some powdered sugar … read more …

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Jan 302016
Orange Cake

Ingredients Orange Cake 4 eggs 250 g sugar 200 ml sunflower oil 200 ml orange juice (unsweetened) zest of 2 oranges (organic) 300 g flour 1 package baking powder (o.7oz) Glaze: 100 g powdered sugar orange juice Baking Instructions – grease a form such as pound cake form, Gugelhupf form or the wreath form, keep … read more …

 January 30, 2016  Posted by at 8:58 pm German Recipes, Orange Cake Tagged with: , , ,  No Responses »
Jan 262016
Raspberry Chocolate Cake

The raspberry chocolate cake is super easy to make and is a great cake for baking beginners. You can use different fruit such as blueberries or apricots. Of course fresh fruit would be the best but it works very well with frozen fruit too. This is an authentic proven German recipe. Happy Baking! Ingredients Raspberry … read more …

 January 26, 2016  Posted by at 8:53 pm Raspberry Chocolate Cake Tagged with: , , , , ,  No Responses »
Dec 112015
Easy Donauwellen Cake

This easy Donauwellen cake is just irresistible. Donauwellen Cake is a classic German cake as you can find in many German bakeries. Donau is the “Danube”, a German river that starts near the Black Forest and runs to the Black Sea. The sour cherries, the light and brown dough make some wavy pattern hence the … read more …

 December 11, 2015  Posted by at 5:17 pm Donauwellen Cake Easy Tagged with: , , , , , ,  No Responses »