Mar 222019
 
Potato Sterz - Authentic Austrian Recipe

Potato Sterz or in German “Kartoffel Sterz” is a dish that comes originally from Austria, and is very popular in Bavaria, especially in lower Bavaria. It is a simple dish that used to be the typical dish of the poor, and it can be made with different ingredients. Instead of potatoes you can use semolina, … read more …

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Jan 192019
 
Austrian Krapfen - German Pastry Specialty

Enjoy this original and authentic recipe for  Austrian Krapfen, a pastry that is very popular in Austria, Switzerland and Germany. In Germany we call it Berliner. The pastry is filled with jam or sometimes with a vanilla custard. It is not difficult to make. Happy Baking! Ingredients Austrian Krapfen 500 g flour 40 g yeast … read more …

Dec 072018
 
Old Fashioned Filled Almond Christmas Cookies

You have found a traditional Austrian recipe for today’s Old Fashioned Filled Almond Christmas Cookies. This recipe is more than 100 years old. The cookies are little pockets filled with a  delicious almond filling. They are also called  almond pockets. Even it is an ancient recipe it fits perfectly into modern times – it’s very easy … read more …

Sep 052018
 
Plum Compote from Austria - Authentic Recipe

The Plum compote from Austria is called  “Zwetschgenröster” in Austria. It is the traditional side dish that goes with  the popular “Kaiserschmarrn”, a sweet Austrian pan dish that is also well known in Germany.  In Germany we make compote (Kompott) almost from every fruit. It is delicious with Griessbrei (semolina pudding) or Vanilla or rice … read more …

Nov 202017
 
Authentic Recipe Sacher Cake from Vienna

The history of the Sacher Cake or Sachertorte in German begins in 1832, when Prince Metternich ordered his personal chef with creating a special dessert for several important guests. But the master chef head chef got sick, so the task was handed to a boy of 16 years named Franz Sacher who was an apprentice … read more …

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Sep 262017
 
Spaetzle Tyrolian Style - German Austrian Noodles

Spaetzle Tyrolian style is a German specialty from Tyrolia or “Tirol” in German which is actually in Austria. Spaetzle are very popular throughout the South of Germany, Austria and also in the North of Switzerland where they call them “Knoepfli”.  You can make the Spaetzle from scratch or buy them ready made. To make them … read more …

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Dec 202016
 
Cinnamon Rings - Austrian German Christmas Cookies

Ingredients Cinnamon Rings 150 g flour, sieved 150 g butter 1 egg yolk 70 g sugar 70 g ground almonds 1 tsp cinnamon or more zest of 1/2 lemon, organic 200 g sugar 4 tsp cinnamon Baking Instructions Cinnamon Rings – Sieve flour on a baking board. – Cut butter in small cubes. Place on … read more …

Aug 172016
 
Salzburger Nockerln - Traditional Dish from Austria

Salzburger Nockerln is a classic recipe from the home town of Mozart: Salzburg in Austria. The recipe can be traced back to the 17th century, and it is been said that it is featuring the hillside surrounding Salzburg:  the Gaisberg, Moenchsberg and Nonnberg. True, if you make them right you have a mountain-like structure on your plate. … read more …