Dec 152017
German Advent Cookies with Dried Fruit

Ingredients German Advent Cookies 130 g butter 90 g sugar 1 egg yolk lemon zest of 1/2 lemon (organic) 150 g flour 1 package vanilla pudding, Dr Oetker, vanilla, cream or almond (alternatively 1.5 oz corn starch) 7 drops bitter almond flavor 50 g almonds, ground 100 g dried fruit of your choice (Figs, dates, … read more …

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Dec 152017
German Chocolate Cornflakes Cookies

What are German Chocolate Cornflakes Cookies? It is a combination of chocolate and cornflakes – just irresistible. Important is to use unsweetened cornflakes and good quality chocolate for example from Lindt. These are no bake cookies! Let them dry for some hours and they will be done. Make great cookies within minutes! This is an … read more …

Dec 142017
Authentic German Chocolate Rum Balls

Ingredients Authentic German Chocolate Rum Balls 100 g butter, warm 100 g powdered sugar 200 g milk chocolate 100 g dark chocolate, semi-sweet (60-70% cocoa) 4 tbsp dark rum (or Amaretto, Brandy) Chocolate sprinkles or unsweetened cocoa powder Baking Instructions Authentic German Chocolate Rum Balls (makes about 40 balls) – Butter should be very soft. … read more …

Dec 022017
German Nikolaus Pocket Cookies

  This is a German Christmas Cookies recipe for December 6th, a traditional Germany celebration and is called “Nikolaus Day”. Back in my childhood Saint Nikolaus would visit every home in our community to see if the children had been nice kids during the whole year. Sometimes he would  come with his companion, the “Knecht … read more …

Dec 012017
Authentic German Pfeffernusse Recipe for the Holidays

This is an authentic German Pfeffernusse recipe as you would find in Germany. German Pfeffernusse are traditional Christmas cookies and very popular. You can find them in any bakery or supermarket in Germany. Get some German tradition into your home with this recipe. The ingredient Hirschhornsalz, in English Hartshorn or Ammonium Carbonate, is a traditional … read more …

Nov 252017
German Cranberry Cookies for Christmas and Holidays

  Delicious German Cranberry cookies for Christmas, the holidays and special occasions. The cookies contain cranberries! How delicious! These German Christmas cookies are easy to make. Happy Baking! Ingredients German Cranberry Cookies 1 tbsp cocoa 25 g dried cranberries 1 egg white 1 dash salt, 2 tbsp sugar 25 g ground almonds 1 tbsp starch … read more …

Nov 252017
German Christmas Cookies Coconut Rolls

 German Christmas Cookies Coconut Rolls 50 g dried papaya and 50 g dried mango 1 egg white 100 g grated coconut unsweetened – Bob’s Red Mill Unsweetened Shredded Coconut — 24 oz Dough
 150 g cold butter 75 g powdered sugar 225 g flour 1 egg yolk 1 dash salt Baking Instructions German Christmas … read more …