Dec 172019
 
German Marzipan Potatoes or Balls

There was never a Christmas in my childhood without the classic German Marzipan Potatoes or Balls. They always were mixed into the Christmas cookie plate. And you bet, these were the first that were gone! They are so easy to make. You need only a few ingredients to make them. It’s a no-bake recipe. Just … read more …

Dec 172019
 
Marzipan Cookies - Spritz Cookies

Marzipan cookies are excellent Christmas cookies for marzipan lovers. Marzipan is a baking ingredient that is made out of almond paste. For these cookies get if possible the German marzipan or high quality marzipan without coloring or additives. The German marzipan cookies are easy to make. You will love them! Happy Baking! Ingredients Marzipan Cookies … read more …

 December 17, 2019  Posted by at 9:28 am Marzipan Cookies Tagged with: , , ,  No Responses »
Dec 112019
 
German Spritzgebaeck Cookies  for Christmas & Holidays

The German Spritzgebaeck cookies are traditional Christmas cookies in Germany. You don’t need special ingredients so  this recipe is ideal for the last minute Christmas baking. Happy Baking! Ingredients German Spritzgebaeck Cookies (about 65 pieces) 200 g powdered sugar 400 g soft butter 4 tbsp milk 2 eggs, medium size 2 packages vanilla sugar 0.6 … read more …

Dec 082019
 
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 ancient times, when Franz Josef I. used to be the Emperor of Austria, King of Hungary, King of Bohemia, and monarch … read more …

 December 8, 2019  Posted by at 8:09 am Rum Balls, Rum Balls, Rum Balls Tagged with: , , , , ,  No Responses »
Dec 052019
 
Springerle - German Classic Anise Christmas Cookie

Springerle are classic German Christmas cookies with anise. Springerle are coming from the South of Germany, from Swabia, and they are not round, they are always having a rectangle shape. You need special forms or molds to make them but they can be purchased online. See the link at the bottom of this page. If … read more …

 December 5, 2019  Posted by at 11:20 am Springerle Tagged with: , , ,  1 Response »
Dec 032019
 
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 is a delicious recipe for this time of the year. The cookies are spiced with cinnamon and cloves, and they pair nicely with a cup of Glühwein (mulled wine) or spiced apple cider. Happy … read more …

Dec 032019
 
German Hazelnut Macaroons - Christmas Cookies

The German Hazelnut Macaroons (in German “Haselnussmakronen”) are traditional and classic German cookies for the Holiday season and Christmas. Germany is known for its unique and delicious Christmas Bakery. If you have not made any German Christmas cookies before, then this recipe is very good to begin with. In Germany very thin wafers for these … read more …

Nov 302019
 
German Filled Butter Cookies

The German filled butter cookies are very easy to make and this is a great recipe for baking beginners. It is an original German recipe, just in time for Christmas. Germany has mastered the Christmas cookie baking since hundreds of years and has the most Christmas cookie recipes of this world. Happy Baking! Ingredients Filled … read more …

 November 30, 2019  Posted by at 1:21 am filled Butter Cookies Tagged with: , , , ,  No Responses »