Plum Compote from Austria – Authentic Recipe

german plum compote

The Plum compote from Austria is called  “Zwetschgenröster” in Austria. It is the traditional side dish that goes with  the popular “Kaiserschmarrn”, a sweet Austrian pan dish that is also well known in Germany.  In Germany we make compote (Kompott) almost from every fruit….

Bavarian Fried Apple Rings in Beer Dough

bavarian apple rings

This is a delicious dessert from the South of Germany: Bavarian Fried Apples Rings in Beer Dough served with a delicious cinnamon sauce or alternatively with a vanilla sauce. This is a traditional and classic Bavarian recipe and it is recommended to use German…

Cherry Cream Dessert – Authentic German Recipe

cherry cream dessert

The Cherry Cream dessert is a delicious combination of sour cherries, heavy cream, and Kirsch Schnaps. In the South of Germany, especially in the Black Forest,  you can get the best Kirsch Schnaps and sour cherries. These cherries can be found in many German…

German Pudding Cherry Dessert

German Pudding Cherry Dessert

The classic German dessert is pudding which is a kind of custard but not quite the same. Because it’s cherry season I am featuring a German Pudding Cherry Dessert that you can make using Dr Oetker pudding from the package or make it from…

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

German Raffaello Dessert

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 Quark Raspberry Mascarpone Dessert

quark mascarpone raspberry dessert

Learn how to make the German quark raspberry Mascarpone dessert that is irresistible! It’s not just easy to make, you can vary it with different fruits too. Use strawberries, blueberries, mango or apricots. Sprinkle with grated coconut or grated chocolate. The dessert is using…

German Chocolate Pudding Made from Scratch

German Chocolate Pudding

You will love this german dessert: German Chocolate Pudding. We tell you how to make it from scratch. It’s very easy but if you don’t have enough time we recommend to use the one from Dr Oetker that is made in Germany as it…