Dec 132017
 
Traditional Authentic German Austrian Linzer Cake

The Linzer cake is to be said to be the oldest-known in the world. For a long time a recipe from 1696 in the city library of Vienna was the oldest one known. But in 2005 the library director of the upper Austrian Museum found an older recipe from 1653 of Verona. There are numerous legends of … read more …

 December 13, 2017  Posted by at 1:23 am Austrian Recipes, Linzer Cake, Linzer Cake, Linzer Torte Tagged with: , , ,  No Responses »
Nov 202017
 
Authentic Recipe Sacher Cake

  The history of the Sacher Cake or Sachertorte in German begins in 1832, when Prince Metternich ordered his personal chef with creating a special dessert for several important guests. But the master chef head chef got sick, so the task was handed to a boy of 16 years named Franz Sacher who was an … read more …

 November 20, 2017  Posted by at 4:26 am Sachertorte, Sachertorte Tagged with: , , , , ,  No Responses »
May 032017
 
Countess Cake or Komtess Kuchen - German

You may have not heard about this cake, the Countess Cake or “Komtess Kuchen” in German.  We searched the history why this cake has this unusual name but could not find anything about it. We only know that Komtess means “Countess”. The cake is a delicious combination of an orange flavored dough and chocolate. And … read more …

 May 3, 2017  Posted by at 10:46 am Countess or Komtess Cake Tagged with: , , ,  No Responses »
Dec 082016
 
German Christmas Apple Cake - Festive Cake

This festive German Christmas Apple Cake or a “Torte” in German is perfect for your holiday menu. Because it is a “Torte” which is higher than a regular cake you would need a cake ring. The original recipe is using German gelatin and vanilla sauce which we also recommend to use. Happy Cooking! Ingredients German … read more …

 December 8, 2016  Posted by at 7:16 pm Christmas Apple Cake Tagged with: , , , ,  No Responses »
Nov 172016
 
Holiday Christmas Apple Cake - Authentic German

Ingredients Holiday Christmas Apple Cake 250 g butter, very soft 200 g sugar 0.3 oz vanilla sugar (1 package) – How to make Vanilla Sugar – 4 eggs 250 g flour 0.25 oz baking powder (1/2 package) 250 g hazelnuts or walnuts, ground 1 tbsp cinnamon 2 tbsp cocoa, unsweetened 3 tbsp dark rum or … read more …

 November 17, 2016  Posted by at 9:51 am Christmas Apple Cake Tagged with: , , , , ,  No Responses »
Oct 232016
 
Dracula Bundt Cake - German Halloween Recipe

Do you need a great Halloween recipe? Maybe for you Halloween party? Here is  the Dracula Bundt Cake, a German Halloween recipe. It is a German Bundt cake or as we say “Gugelhupf”, that you also can bake during the year. You would just not coat it with the red “blood” glaze but with, for … read more …

 October 23, 2016  Posted by at 10:07 am Dracula Gugelhupf, Halloween Recipes Tagged with: , , , , ,  No Responses »
Sep 092016
 
Prune Streusel Crumble Cake - German Plum Cake

Prune Streusel Crumble Cake or German Plum Cake is a classic Cake and very popular in Germany. For this recipe you use the Italian or Damson plums, in German Zwetschgen. Streusel (Crumble) Cakes in general are very popular in Germany and can be bought in every bakery. Instead of plums you can use apricots or sour … read more …

 September 9, 2016  Posted by at 8:39 am Free Membership Recipes, Prune Cake Tagged with: , , , , ,  No Responses »