Oct 092020
 
German Sweet Bread with Hazelnut Filling - Nusszopf

The “Nusszopf” or German sweet bread with a hazelnut filling is a classic German cake or pastry. It is made out of a yeast dough and filled with almonds or hazelnuts, braided. This is an authentic and proven German recipe. To make this German sweet bread you need to have some baking experience. It’s a … read more …

Oct 072020
 
German Roasted Chicken - Bavarian Brathendl

There is no Oktoberfest without a German Roasted Chicken, or in Bavarian it is called “Brathendl”. It is a typical meal on the Wies’n but tastes delicious at any occasion. The good news is, you can make it at home! The secret of this recipe is that the chicken skin needs to be crunchy and … read more …

Oct 062020
 
German Cucumber Tomato Salad

This is such an easy salad to make! The German cucumber tomato salad is a healthy salad and tastes the best when using organic vegetables. It is a suitable side dish for the barbecue grill or goes very well with Bratwurst, Wiener Schnitzel or fried potatoes. Try it out. You will love this combination. Happy … read more …

Oct 042020
 
Holstein Apple Cake - Recipe from North Germany

You can find many different apple cake recipes in Germany. Today we feature an apple cake as you can find in Schleswig-Holstein, a province in the North of Germany. There you will see apple plantations with special apples, the so called “Cox Holstein” apple or Cox Orange Pippin. The Holstein Apple Cake recipe is using … read more …

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Oct 022020
 
German Rotweinbraten - Braised Beef in Red Wine

German Rotweinbraten or Braised Beef in Red Wine is a German dish that is wonderful for the festive/holiday menu. The beef will be marinated for almost one day in a red wine marinade that makes the meat tender, and adds a subtle red wine taste to it. Serve it with your favorite side dish. The … read more …

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Sep 292020
 
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? Semolina as the “coarse, purified wheat middlings”.  So this is the gritty … read more …

 September 29, 2020  Posted by at 12:22 pm German Semolina Recipes, Semolina Pudding Tagged with: , , , ,  1 Response »
Sep 282020
 
German Lentil Stew with Spaetzle - Swabian Specialty

The German Lentil stew with Spaetzle is a popular Swabian dish that is served in almost every Swabian “Gasthaus or Gasthof” (Gasthaus is a Inn with local specialties and home cooking such as “Gasthaus Krone” or “Gasthof Baeren” ). You can make the Spaetzle or get them dried from the German manufacturer Bechtle, they have really … read more …