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Old Fashioned Bavarian Apple Dumplings

Old Fashioned Bavarian Apple Dumplings

Enjoy this old fashioned recipe for Bavarian apple dumplings. I got many years ago from someone on Facebook This German-Bavarian dish is served with vanilla sauce or a mix of cinnamon and sugar. The dumplings are made out of a yeast dough that is combined with apples.  If you love Bavarian food this is the … read more …

German Potato Salad with Mayonnaise

German Potato Salad with Mayonnaise

In Germany there are plenty potato salad recipes! Today you find out about a different version of a Potato salad: German Potato Salad with Mayonnaise. It is a great potato salad for parties or the barbecue. Serve it with bratwurst, fried meat, rolls and bread or fish. A typical German dish for Fridays would be: … read more …

German Fruit Cake - Authentic Recipe from Germany

German Fruit Cake – Authentic Recipe from Germany

This German Fruit Cake is the best when using ripe and fresh fruit. It is a very popular in Germany especially during the summer months when the fruit is ripe. The base cake can be bought in every supermarket in Germany but not in the USA. We show you how you can make the entire … read more …

Authentic German Cheese Cake Recipe

Authentic German Cheese Cake Recipe

Authentic German Cheese Cake recipe: Are you looking for an original and authentic German recipe for cheese cake? You found the right recipe among all recipes that you can find online. This recipe is authentic German.  The German Cheese Cake or Käsekuchen is one of the most popular cakes of Germany and almost everyone loves … read more …

Palatschinken Recipe - Austrian Pancakes

Palatschinken Recipe – Austrian Pancakes

If you like pancakes you will like this recipe for Palatschinken which are thin pancakes and very similar to the French crêpes but much thinner than the American pancakes. Palatschinken contain only a few ingredients: eggs, wheat flour, milk, sugar and salt. You would fry them in a pan with butter or oil. You can … read more …

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 …

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 …