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 …

Dec 152016
Aachener Printen - German Christmas Cookie

The Aachener Printen Christmas cookie is a special type of gingerbread that was created 1820 in the city of Aachen. So what is a “Printe”? It comes from english “print” and dutch “prent”. Back then they used a special carved wooden model that what used to print the cookies (see picture of the form). Original … read more …

Dec 132016
German Christmas Cookies: Linzer Hearts

German Christmas Cookies Linzer Hearts (or Linzer Herzen in German) are the cookie variation from the Linzer Cake. This German Christmas cookie recipe is similar to the cake as raspberry jam is used for the filling. They are very easy to make and colorful. Happy Baking! Ingredients German Christmas Cookies Linzer Hearts (for about 40 … read more …

Dec 132016
German Christmas Cookies: Angels Eyes

German Christmas Cookies Angel’s Eyes are a classic among the German Christmas Cookies. In general German Christmas cookies are not so big, they are rather small, and far smaller than the US cookies. Angel’s eyes are about 2 inches in diameter after baking. Try this one out and you will love it. No special ingredients … read more …

Dec 062016
German Holiday Butter Cookies - Easy Recipe

If you are looking for a fast and easy German cookie recipe here is one: The German Holiday Butter Cookies. They are also called “Butterbatzen”. It’s a traditional and classic Christmas cookie recipe. Happy Baking! Ingredients German Holiday Butter Cookies 220 g flour 30 g starch (corn starch or Gustin) 120 g sugar 1 package … read more …

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Nov 232016
German Christmas Cookies Adventsschnitten

The season for German Christmas Cookies starts in the “Adventszeit”, the 4 weeks before Christmas. The recipe “Adventsschnitten” or advent cookies starts the Christmas season. The cookies are spiced with cinnamon and cloves, and they go nicely with a cup of Gluehwein (mulled wine) or spiced apple cider. Happy Baking! Ingredients German Christmas Cookies Adventsschnitten … read more …

 November 23, 2016  Posted by at 9:27 am Advent Cookies, Free Membership Recipes, German Recipes Tagged with: , , , , ,  No Responses »
Nov 232016
Christmas Cocoa Cookies - Authentic German Recipe

Christmas Cocoa Cookies are German Christmas cookies and are very easy to make. Germany is famous for its Christmas cookies. It is a German tradition to bake before Christmas and serve the cookies on December 24 which is in Germany the “Heilig Abend”. That’s the evening when the “Christkind” brings the gifts for everybody. Happy … read more …

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