Aug 092018
 
German Cocktail Lilli Marlen with Escorial

The Cocktail Lilli Marlen is a special and  interesting cocktail containing Escorial and the German brandy Asbach Uralt with some lime. Now that the name Lilli Marlen is dedicated to this cocktail I want to tell you where that name comes from. Lili Marleen is a song that was sung by Lale Andersen, released in … read more …

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Dec 122017
 
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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Dec 092017
 
German Mulled Wine Gluhwein for the Holidays

The holidays and winter months is the time for the German mulled wine gluhwein, or as we say in Germany, Glühwein. It is red wine, spiced with cinnamon, anise and cloves, and enjoyed while it is hot. Glühwein can be found on every Christmas Market and is is the right drink for these cold temperatures … read more …

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Aug 102017
 
Home made German Beer Liquor Recipe

Beer liquor is a somewhat traditional and local specialty in regions where they brew beer and where hops is growing as well. On the photo you can see a bottle of liqueur that was produced in the German city “Vilshofen of Bavaria”. It is made out of the beer from the local brewery Wolfstetten. They … read more …

Jun 052017
 
Rumtopf Fruit Pot Ruedesheim Style

Learn today how to make the Rumtopf Ruedesheim Style. In German we call it  “Ruedesheimer Fruechtetopf” or fruitpot, and it is an original recipe from Asbach Uralt in Germany. Ingredients Rumtopf Fruit Pot Ruedesheim Style Use a 3-4 liter stoneware, earthenware or china pot, or a jar. Choose either a variety of different fruits or … read more …

Apr 282017
 
Maibowle or May Wine - German Alcoholic Drink

Maibowle or May wine was mentioned the first time in the year 854 by the monk Wandalbertus from the German monastery Kloster Prüm, and it was used as a strengthening medical beverage for liver and heart. It also contained leaves from black currant and a vine named “Gundelrebe”. Waldmeister is an herb that has de-cramping … read more …

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