Oct 312020
 
Mulled Wine Recipe - German Gluehwein for Winter

We found a Mulled Wine Recipe for you – it’s called “Glühwein” or Gluhwine in German, and is a traditional hot drink during the winter months. The fall and winter months are the time for hot drinks and beverages, and Germany is very popular in making and serving these! In Germany the most famous hot … read more …

Oct 312020
 
German Christmas Traditions - Advent and Gluhwein

Today we write about the  German Christmas Traditions – The Advent Wreath. There are many German Christmas traditions. One of them is the Adventskranz or Advent wreath. Made out of fir and/or pine branches and decorated with 4 candles it is symbolizing the 4 weeks before Christmas. Every Sunday a candle is been lit before … read more …

Jun 292020
 
Rudesheimer Coffee with Asbach - The Best German Brandy

In 1892 Hugo Asbach, merchant and distiller, founded the company Asbach & Co. in Rüdesheim at the romantic Rhine. He did not know at that time that he was setting a mile stone in Germany for a name that it still popular as in 1892.  A marketing slogan that is still valid today was created … read more …

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Feb 272020
 
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 …

Dec 022019
 
German Feuerzangenbowle - Holiday Fire Punch

Maybe you have heard about that drink named Feuerzangenbowle but you don’t know how to make it? Here is the original German Feuerzangenbowle recipe. It is a German Christmas drink and would be called in English literally “fire tong punch.” The name refers to the tool that you need to make this hot and alcoholic … read more …

Nov 202019
 
The Best Underberg Cocktail Recipes

Underberg is one of those German companies that can can look back on some astonishing history. The Underberg Digestive celebrated 170 years not long ago. Created in 1846 by Hubert Underberg, it is a natural herbal digestive that has 44% alcohol by volume, and it is made from the finest aromatic herbs and botanicals selected … read more …

Oct 312019
 
Mecklenburger Punsch - German Hot Drink

Just right for the cold winter season! When the nights are getting longer and colder, and the days shorter,  that’s the time for a cup of a German hot drink that is called “Mecklenburger Punsch” . This is a classic recipe from the former DDR (East Germany)  and is also called “Seelenwaermer” which would be … read more …