Apple Turnovers -Apfelmaultaschen Potato Dough

apple turnovers

Apple Turnovers or “Apfelmaultaschen” is a traditional and historic German recipe. The specialty is rumored to have been invented by monks of the German monastery Maulbronn (located in Baden-Würtemberg) to conceal the fact that they were eating meat during lent. The monks hid the…

German Waffles – Authentic Recipe

german waffles

Waffles are a classic brunch or breakfast addition and are not only very popular in the USA.  In Germany we love to make waffles. The German Waffles are awesome for breakfast, brunch or for coffee and cake in the afternoon, or what we call…

Pancakes filled with Ham and Cheese

panckes with ham and cheese

If you love pancakes like I do this recipe for Pancakes filled with Ham and Cheese is irresistible. It’s a non-sweet version and makes a great meal. If you cannot get the delicious German ham you can also use the cubed Prosciutto. Serve with…

German Spinach Omelette – Perfect for Breakfast

german spinach omelette

The German Spinach Omelette is a great German egg recipe that you will love.  Did you know that the German lunch consists always of a warm meal? In my childhood dinners were always served cold. If the dinner would consist of some warm dish then…

German Gluten Free Pancakes

Pancakes are a very popular German recipe but if you have to cook gluten free, so far there was no recipe. Now we added the recipe for German Gluten Free Pancakes! It is very easy, and you can vary the pan cakes as you…

Arme Ritter – German Breakfast Casserole

Arme Ritter - German Breakfast Casserole

The German French Toast, or “Arme Ritter” in German, is a traditional dish that can be traced back to the Romans. In the antique cooking book De re coquinariayou can find this recipe: „Zerbrich abgeriebene Siligenen (= Winterweizengebäcke), mache größere Häppchen, tauche sie in Milch,…

Easy German Pancakes Recipe – A Favorite in Germany

german pancakes

Today let’s feature an Easy German Pancakes Recipe which is the base for many other recipes. Pancakes can be filled with sweet or savory fillings. Pancakes can be a dessert or the main dish, it depends on how you like them. They are very…

Simple German Pancake Recipe

simple german pancakes

We have several pancake recipes on this website but today I found an authentic German recipe that was too simple to be true! It’s a proven recipe, nothing can fail. Make these pancakes for your Sunday brunch, for a dessert with ice cream and…