Jun 082015
German Potato Salad with Cucumber

The German potato salad with cucumber is a Swabian salad and my sister in law makes the best one! I am sure you will like it too. This salad is easy to make and  a great salad for the summer BBQ. Happy Cooking! Ingredients (serves 4) 4-5 medium size potatoes( gold, yellow) 1 English cucumber … read more …

 June 8, 2015  Posted by at 9:31 pm Potato Salad w Cucumber Tagged with: , , , , ,  No Responses »
Feb 172015
German Ash Wednesday Salad

German Ash Wednesday Salad is just the right food after the carnival days. Many people suffer from a hang over so something salty is the best remedy such as the ash Wednesday salad with Matjes fillets. Matjes herring is very popular in Germany and Scandinavia but not that much in the USA. The herring filets … read more …

 February 17, 2015  Posted by at 8:28 pm Ash Wednesday Salad Tagged with: , , , , ,  No Responses »
Jan 062015
Mixed Salad with Schnitzel Stripes

The Mixed salad with Schnitzel stripes is a fabulous German salad. It can be one complete meal but you can also use it as the first course for a festive menu. In Germany mixed salads are very popular and of course Schnitzel too. I love this combination because I can choose if I want the … read more …

 January 6, 2015  Posted by at 6:08 pm Mixed Salad w Schnitzel Stripes Tagged with: , , , , , ,  No Responses »
Mar 052014
Herring Salad with Potatoes

Herring salad with potatoes is for the day after Fasnacht, it is a typical Ash Wednesday dish in Germany. Matjes fillets are a Northern German food specialty. If you can get the German Bismarck Herring, that’s the best. The matjes herring fillets are also good. Happy Cooking! Ingredients Herring Salad with Potatoes 2-3 Matjes herring … read more …

Aug 152013
Pickled Celery Salad

Pickled celery salad is very popular in Germany and you can buy it in every supermarket. My favorite pickled celery salad is from Hengstenberg (see below) The pickled celery salad is not that difficult to make. I found a very easy recipe. Some other recipes are using the pickled cucumber liquid as well. I think … read more …

 August 15, 2013  Posted by at 11:26 am Pickled Celery Salad Tagged with: , , , , ,  No Responses »