Dec 082019
 
Austrian Rum Balls Rumkugeln in German

These Austrian Rumballs, or in German, “Rumkugeln” are almost mandatory for Christmas but, in our opinion, they taste awesome throughout the year. The rum balls are made after a traditional Austrian recipe from the ancient times, when Franz Josef I. used to be the Emperor of Austria, King of Hungary, King of Bohemia, and monarch … read more …

 December 8, 2019  Posted by at 8:09 am Rum Balls, Rum Balls, Rum Balls Tagged with: , , , , ,  No Responses »
Dec 032019
 
German Hazelnut Macaroons - Christmas Cookies

The German Hazelnut Macaroons (in German “Haselnussmakronen”) are traditional and classic German cookies for the Holiday season and Christmas. Germany is known for its unique and delicious Christmas Bakery. If you have not made any German Christmas cookies before, then this recipe is very good to begin with. In Germany very thin wafers for these … read more …

Nov 302019
 
German Filled Butter Cookies

The German filled butter cookies are very easy to make and this is a great recipe for baking beginners. It is an original German recipe, just in time for Christmas. Germany has mastered the Christmas cookie baking since hundreds of years and has the most Christmas cookie recipes of this world. Happy Baking! Ingredients Filled … read more …

 November 30, 2019  Posted by at 1:21 am filled Butter Cookies Tagged with: , , , ,  No Responses »
Nov 292019
 
Almond Cookies - A German Christmas Tradition

These Almond Cookies are easy to make, and are very popular German cookies for Christmas and the holidays. In Germany we have a very strong Christmas baking tradition. Surprise your friends and family with this German Christmas cookie. Happy Baking! Ingredients Almond Cookies (makes 50-60 cookies) zest of 1 organic lemon 200 g butter 100 … read more …

 November 29, 2019  Posted by at 9:26 am Almond Cookies Tagged with: , , , ,  No Responses »
Nov 142019
 
German Linzer Cookies for Christmas & Holidays

The German Linzer Cookies are classic German Christmas cookies and they are very popular cookies in Germany. The cookie consists of two layers and has jam in the middle. It a bit of work but you will be deserved by the delicious taste. Happy Baking! Ingredients German Linzer Cookies For about 40 cookies 200 g … read more …

 November 14, 2019  Posted by at 1:43 pm Linzer Cookies Tagged with: , , , ,  No Responses »
Nov 082019
 
Original Dresdner Stollen - Christmas Specialty

Learn today how to make Original Dresdner Stollen which is a traditional Christmas cake in Germany since centuries,  and this is an authentic German recipe. The “Dresdner Stollen” is popular all over the world.  This German cake has its own history. Have you ever asked yourself what it is actually symbolizing? The form of the … read more …

Nov 072019
 
The German Christmas Pickle - A Myth or a Lie?

Let’s talk about  a “German” Christmas tradition that is somewhat unusual and deserves some attention. It’s the tradition of the Christmas pickle. Today I heard the first time about it, and being a German I wanted to know more about it. It was not a tradition in my childhood. Some research was needed to find … read more …

 November 7, 2019  Posted by at 6:13 pm Holiday Recipes Tagged with: , , , , ,  5 Responses »
Nov 062019
 
German Christmas Cookies: Angels Eyes

German Christmas Cookies Angel’s Eyes are a classic among the German Christmas Cookies. In general German Christmas cookies are not so big, they are rather small, and far smaller than the US cookies. Angel’s eyes are about 2 inches in diameter after baking. Try this one out and you will love it. No special ingredients … read more …