Kaiserschmarrn Recipe – Austrian Authentic Dessert

Kaiserschmarrn recipe is a local Austrian-German specialty that has become very popular. Let’s look first at some definitions. The word “Kaiser” means “Emperor” and “Schmarrn” means “Mishmash” in Austrian-German. Nevertheless the translation of Kaiserschmarrn has generated some debate. “Kaiser” is literally translated as “emperor”,…

German Quark Recipe: Sweet Quark Pan Cakes

This is a German quark Recipe: sweet quark pan cakes or “Quarkkeulchen” as we say in German. The main ingredient is quark. If you cannot find quark in an US super market, you can make it from scratch or get the best German quark…

German Semolina Pudding

German Semolina Pudding (or some call it Cream of Wheat) – in German “Griessbrei” – is a typical German delicious dessert or even a main dish with apple sauce or other fruit, or just with sugar and cinnamon. It makes a great breakfast. What is Semolina?…

Rum Pot or Rumtopf – A German Dessert Specialty

Rum Pot or Rumtopf in German is a traditional mix out of rum and fruit that is enjoyed during the winter months. You would start in May with strawberries and add more and more fruit during the summer months. You can make a tropical…

German Raffaello Dessert – Delicious Quark Recipe

The German Raffaello Dessert will be the highlight of your menu. It contains quark, heavy cream and Raffaelos, the popular coconut candy from Ferrero who also is the maker of the famous bread spread Nutella. In the USA the coconut-almond candy Raffaelo is available…

German Sweet Quark Souffle Recipe – Quarkauflauf

The German sweet quark souffle is one of the German sweet dishes that can be made for supper. It’s an easy recipe but you need quark for this dish. Quark is a German milk product that is available in every German super market, unfortunately…

Spaghetti Ice Cream – German Specialty

Oh what a delight! Spaghetti Ice cream is very popular all over Germany, and you can get it in every ice cream parlor (“Eisdiele” in German and “Gelateria” in Italian) in Germany. The first ice cream parlor was opened 1668 in Paris by the…

German Apple Sauce or Apfelmus

German Apple Sauce or Apfelmus is a great side dish for potato pancakes (Reibekuchen) or with Griessbrei (semolina pudding) and it can be used in cakes as well. It is very easy to make and as any home made dish it is all natural….