Mar 212014

Sandkuchen is a popular and classic German coffee  and tea cake for the “Kaffeeklatsch”, the time when friends meet and talk about god and the world. The cake is not moist, that’s why it is good with tea or coffee. It is a perfect combination. Sandkuchen is very easy recipe and even baking beginners can … read more …

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May 112012
Bienenstich  or Bee Sting Cake

  Bienenstich or Bee sting cake in English is a traditional German coffee cake and can be found in almost every German bakery. The name means literally “Bee Sting cake”. There is a legend where the baker who baked the cake had been stung by a bee because the sweet top layer of the cake … read more …

May 092010
Streusel Apple Cake

This cake is a classic amongst the German Sunday afternoon cakes. Well, let me tell you a bit more about the traditional Coffee and Cake Sunday afternoons of Germany. Around 3-4pm the family, or friends would gather at home or in a Cafe (they are exclusively open Sundays!) and everyone enjoys some coffee or tea with a piece … read more …