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Easter Lamb Cake Sweetened with Honey

Easter Lamb Cake Sweetened with Honey

One traditional German cake for Easter is the Easter lamb cake. To make this special cake you would need a special baking lamb form, and we found some on Amazon. It’s basically a cake similar to a pound cake, you could marbelize it add some lemon as a variation. Happy Baking! Ingredients Easter Lamb Cake … read more …

German Egg Liqueur or Liquor

German Egg Liqueur or Liquor

German Egg Liqueur Recipe – What is it? The German Egg liqueur or “Eierlikoer” in German is a traditional German liquor that you can buy from Verpoorten, the most popular Dutch brand for egg liqueur. You can enjoy the egg liqueur pure in small liqueur glasses or use it as an ingredient for cakes and … read more …

German Beef Broth - Homemade Authentic

German Beef Broth – Homemade Authentic

The German beef broth is the base for many other soups and recipes.  It is better than the broths in a package or can because it is all natural without any preservatives or additives. Try this broth one time, and you don’t want to eat the processed broths anymore. Almost every Sunday in my childhood we had such a … read more …

Ribbon Pasta with Fried Cabbage

Ribbon Pasta with Fried Cabbage

What about the Ribbon pasta fried cabbage dish for your next dinner?  We like this recipe as it shows a different way to cook cabbage. It is an easy to make pasta dish with fried cabbage and contains the popular Polish cabanossi sausage. What is Cabanossi? Cabanossi (or Kabanosy) is a type of dry, thin … read more …

German Austrian Boiled Beef - Local Meat Speciality

German Austrian Boiled Beef – Local Meat Speciality

Boiled beef is a German and Austrian specialty. For example in the German city Frankfurt your can find the dish boiled beef with green sauce in almost every good restaurant. In Austria they serve the beef with a special sauce made out of apples and horseradish. It is important to get the right meat for … read more …

German Griebenschmalz Recipe - Lard Bread Spread

German Griebenschmalz Recipe – Lard Bread Spread

Are you looking for the famous lard bread spread from Germany? Here is the German Griebenschmalz Recipe, the popular lard bread spread. Griebenschmalz is made out of Flomen (leaf lard) and Pork Speck (belly fat). This is an original and authentic German recipe and that’s how it is been made in Germany. Grieben are the … read more …

German Peanut Cookies

German Peanut Cookies

Ingredients German Peanut Cookies (makes 80- cookies) 300 g flour 1 heaped tbsp baking powder 1 egg 150 g walnuts 1 dash salt 200 g soft butter 75 g peanut butter 2 vanilla beans 175 g raw sugar 250 g dark baking chocolate chips 150 g peanuts, salted, roasted, roughly chopped Baking Instructions German Peanut … read more …

Austrian Rum Balls Rumkugeln in German

Austrian Rum Balls Rumkugeln in German

These Austrian Rumballs, or in German, “Rumkugeln” are almost mandatory for Christmas but, in our opinion, they taste awesome throughout the year. The rum balls are made after a traditional Austrian recipe from the good old times, when the emperor Franz Josef used to reign the kingdom of Germany. It is a no-bake recipe. Just … read more …

German Butter Cake Recipe - Butterkuchen

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 …

German Cherry Bundt Cake

German Cherry Bundt Cake

The Cherry Bundt Cake is a classic German cake recipe.This cake is also called “Rodonkuchen”, especially in the Northwest of Germany. Some call it ring cake. You can use a variety of cherries for this German cake. If you like to add a glaze mix powdered sugar with Kirsch Schnaps and spread it over the … read more …

Gaisburger Marsch Eintopf - A Specialty from Stuttgart

Gaisburger Marsch Eintopf – A Specialty from Stuttgart

This original German recipe Gaisburger Marsch Eintopf comes from Swabia, the region around Stuttgart, and from a part that is named Gaisburg. We researched to find out how this delicious soup came about. Here is the story: It is been said that this dish was so popular in the 19th century among the officer candidates that … read more …

Plum Butter or German Pflaumenmus

Plum Butter or German Pflaumenmus

Plum Butter or German Pflaumenmus in German is a German jam specialty and you cannot make this bread spread with some other fruit then the Italian plums or “Zwetschgen” in German. They call it “Powidl” in the Bohemian and Austrian cuisine and it is used not only as a bread spread but also as a … read more …