Apr 102017
 
German Easter Rabbit Pastry - Made with Quark

Ingredients German Easter Rabbit Pastry 500 g quark – How to make Quark – 150 g sugar zest of 1 lemon or orange (organic) 3 packages vanilla sugar – 0.9oz – How to make Vanilla Sugar – 3 small eggs or 2 large 12 tbsp oil (safflower or canola) 9 tbsp milk 600 g flour … read more …

Nov 212016
 
German Christmas Chocolate Cubes

Ingredients German Christmas Chocolate Cubes 250 g soft butter 3 eggs 250 g powdered sugar 125 g almonds ground 1 tbsp of each: cardamom, Piment (Allspice), ground ginger 50 Cocoa powder 50 g flour 3 packages dark cake frosting (each 100g) 220 semi sweet baking chocolate (eg Ghiradelli) 50 g white baking chocolate Baking Instructions … read more …

Nov 162016
 
German Christmas Cookies: Walnut Cookies

  In Germany we use walnuts for many baking recipes. The German Christmas Cookies Walnut Cookies are easy to make. This is the season for walnuts now and you can get them in almost every super market. Tip: If you cannot get ground walnuts use a coffee grinder to grind them. Happy Baking! Ingredients German … read more …

May 232016
 
German Marzipan Chocolate Brownie

Have you ever looked for the best German Marzipan Chocolate Brownie Recipe? Here it is. It’s an original German recipes that you will love using chocolate and marzipan. The best is to use raw marzipan but we found out that the so called German marzipan potatoes (Marzipankartoffeln) can be used too! Sometimes there are marzipan … read more …

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Sep 192014
 
German Lebkuchen Hearts - The Best Gift Ever

German Lebkuchen hearts are very popular on all German fairs, the Oktoberfest and the Christmas markets. There are booths which sell the hearts with all names and wishes. Unfortunately you cannot buy them here in America but you can make them at home. Decorate them as you like. It is a great gift for birthdays or … read more …

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May 302013
 
German Pistachio Cookies

German pistachio cookies are great throughout the year and are not specific German Christmas cookies. Of course you can bake them for the holidays too. You will see that these cookies will become the favorite. Try them out and enjoy them with a good cup of coffee. Happy Baking! Ingredients 100 g brown sugar 1 … read more …

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May 222013
 
Russian Bread Cookies

Russian Bread Cookies or Russisch Brot  in German oder Patience is a cookie made out of a dough with cocoa and egg whites without any grease or egg yolks. Traditionally it is baked in form of letters. Supposedly thew Russian bred cookie came from Saint Petersburg where the German baker Ferdinand Friedrich Wilhlem Hanke found … read more …

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