Rum Pot or Rumtopf – A German Dessert Specialty

Rum Pot or Rumtopf in German is a traditional mix out of rum and fruit that is enjoyed during the winter months. You would start in May with strawberries and add more and more fruit during the summer months. You can make a tropical…

German Raffaello Dessert – Delicious Quark Recipe

German Raffaello Dessert

The German Raffaello Dessert will be the highlight of your menu. It contains quark, heavy cream and Raffaelos, the popular coconut candy from Ferrero who also is the maker of the famous bread spread Nutella. In the USA the coconut-almond candy Raffaelo is available…

German Quark Raspberry Mascarpone Dessert

quark mascarpone raspberry dessert

Learn how to make the German quark raspberry Mascarpone dessert that is irresistible! It’s not just easy to make, you can vary it with different fruits too. Use strawberries, blueberries, mango or apricots. Sprinkle with grated coconut or grated chocolate. The dessert is using…

German Chocolate Pudding Made from Scratch

German Chocolate Pudding

You will love this german dessert: German Chocolate Pudding. We tell you how to make it from scratch. It’s very easy but if you don’t have enough time we recommend to use the one from Dr Oetker that is made in Germany as it…

German Orange Pudding with Caramelized Oranges

orange pudding

This German Orange Pudding with Caramelized Oranges makes an excellent and delicious dessert not just for the summer months. The orange flavor is refreshing and whatever season you are in, it’s an all-seasonal dessert.  You could vary it and use apricots or peaches. Authentic…

German Sweet Quark Souffle Recipe – Quarkauflauf

German Quark Souffle Recipe

The German sweet quark souffle is one of the German sweet dishes that can be made for supper. It’s an easy recipe but you need quark for this dish. Quark is a German milk product that is available in every German super market, unfortunately…

How to make Vanilla Pudding – German Custard Dessert

german vanilla pudding home made

Find out today how to make vanilla pudding or custard – In Germany we use vanilla pudding a lot in the making of cakes and pastries or just as a dessert. Dr. Oetker produces a pudding powder that is convenient but they flavor it…

Black Forest Ice Cream Cup – Schwarzwald Becher

Black Forest Ice Cream Cup

This is a special ice cream specialty which is called the Black Forest Ice Cream Cup or Schwarzwaldbecher. It’s one of these cups that you would get in a German ice cream parlor. As we don’t have such parlors in the USA you can…