May 232017
 
German Vegetable Casserole - Great Veggie Dinner

In Germany many people have their own garden where they grow all kinds of vegetable. In summer when all vegetable is ready in abundance you might want to cook a German vegetable casserole which we call in German “Auflauf”. If you cannot have your own garden we recommend to get the vegetable local from the … read more …

May 022017
 
Ribbon Pasta Dinner with Creamy Mushroom Sauce

For this recipe delicious Ribbon Pasta Dinner, that comes with a creamy mushroom sauce ,we are using the wide ribbon pasta because they soak up the gravy or sauce the best. If you cannot find mixed mushrooms you can also use dried morels or chanterelles. Another variation is to use fresh mushrooms instead of dried … read more …

Nov 242016
 
German Red Cabbage - Original Authentic Recipe

German Red Cabbage or in German “Rotkohl” (some say also Blaukraut) is a great side dish. It goes very well with German Beef Rouladen and mashed potatoes which is a very traditional combination. You can find German red cabbage on every festive menu, in every good restaurant and inn that serve home made dishes. Red Cabbage … read more …

Nov 042016
 
German Lentil Soup - Authentic Recipe

The German lentil soup is a classic among all German soups. We tried out several options: Using lentils from a can and dried ones. We came to the conclusion: Dried lentils are the best.  You can reduce the cooking time when soaking them the evening before in water, and let them sit over night. Just … read more …

Jul 282016
 
Silesian Pumpkin Soup - Traditional German Recipe

The Silesian pumpkin soup comes from the “old country called “Schlesien” in German. This recipe is old and traditional and comes from Silesia, a part of Europe that belonged to Germany but since 1945 it has been a part of Poland. On the map you can see that it is surrounded by Germany, the Czech Republic … read more …

Jul 192016
 
German Red Cabbage with Pears

  The German red cabbage with pears is a delicious side dish for goulash, roasted beef or any beef or pork dish. It is a perfect combination with dumplings, Spaetzle or mashed potatoes. Pears go very well with red cabbage and the best is to use organic red cabbage for this dish. Happy Cooking! Ingredients … read more …

Jul 052016
 
Potato Brussels Sprouts Puree

If you like potatoes and Brussels Sprouts than the Potato Brussels Sprout Puree is a great dish for you. It is a wonderful side dish for fried meats such as pork, beef, fish or chicken. A very easy German dish. Try it out and let us know how you like it! Happy Cooking! Ingredients Potato … read more …

Jun 212016
 
Macaroni Cheese Gratin

Macaroni cheese gratin is a German meatless pasta dish that is inexpensive, easy to make and super yummy! It is similiar to Mac and Cheese but the cheese will be baked so you get this delicious cheese crust on top. You can get the original German macaroni on Amazon. I found the long macaroni in … read more …