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 »
Nov 172016
 
Holiday Christmas Apple Cake - Authentic German

Looking for a German cake for the holidays? We have the recipe: Holiday Christmas Apple cake – original recipe from Germany. Your family and friends will love it! Happy Baking! 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 … 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 »
Aug 042016
 
Black Forest Gugelhupf - Authentic German

The Black Forest Gugelhupf is a German cake that is containing sour cherries and Kirschschnaps, the famous brandy from the Black Forest. If you don’t want to use the brandy you might want to add some rum flavor which contains no alcohol. The cake should be made in a gugelhupf form but if you don’t … read more …

 August 4, 2016  Posted by at 5:11 pm Black Forest Gugelhupf, German Recipes Tagged with: , , ,  No Responses »
Aug 032016
 
Marmorkuchen Marble Cake - Authentic German Cake

The German Marmorkuchen Marble cake is one of these typical cakes that are a “must have” for the traditional “coffee and cake” on Sunday afternoon. This is the traditional “Kaffee und Kuchen” time. German families and friends like to meet Sunday afternoons to enjoy a cup of coffee or tea and a piece of cake. … read more …

 August 3, 2016  Posted by at 9:15 am German Cakes, Marble Cake Marmorkuchen Tagged with: , , ,  4 Responses »
Aug 012016
 
Swabian Red Currant Cake - Authentic German Cake

The Swabian Red Currant cake or “Schwaebischer Traeubleskuchen” is a traditional summer cake from the Southern Swabia region in Germany (region around Stuttgart and Karlsruhe down to the Lake of Constance). Many Germans have a garden and red currant bushes are very common and can be found in almost every garden. With the berries you … read more …

 August 1, 2016  Posted by at 8:51 am Swabian Red Currant Cake Tagged with: , , ,  No Responses »