May 242020
 
Spaghetti Ice Cream - German Specialty

Oh what a delight! Spaghetti Ice cream is very popular all over Germany, and you can get it in every ice cream parlor (“Eisdiele” in German and “Gelateria” in Italian) in Germany. The first ice cream parlor was opened 1668 in Paris by the Sicilian Francesco Procopio de Coltelli who used to be the cook … read more …

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Dec 162019
 
German Holiday Dessert - For Your Festive Menu

The German Holiday Dessert is the perfect ending for a German Christmas dinner. You need Lebkuchen, sour cherries and quark. Lebkuchen can be made – Go to the Recipe for Lebkuchen here – or you can find them at Aldi or Cost Plus (if not sold out!) – Quark can be made – Go to … read more …

Nov 072019
 
Baked Apples filled with Marzipan

Baked apples filled with marzipan are super delicious as a dessert after a festive dinner such as the Christmas dinner. In a previous article we featured the German Roasted Goose which is the absolute traditional German Christmas meal. You can serve the baked apples with whipped cream, vanilla sauce or vanilla ice cream. In German … read more …

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Oct 302019
 
Underberg Recipes - Cooking with Underberg

The tradition of the herbal German digestive “Underberg“ goes way back to a time that we nowadays would call the good old times. The Underberg story began in the year 1846 when Hubert Underberg married Katharina Albrecht, and they founded the company Underberg-Albrecht at the Town Hall of the German city “Rheinberg” (near Bonn). Years … read more …

Sep 092019
 
German Sweet Plum Dessert

The German sweet plum dessert is not an average dessert from the German cuisine. When I found this recipe I thought, this is a great alternative for ice cream or pudding. The recipe is using dried plums (prunes) You can also make this German dish for a sweet supper. Some health experts say, that a … read more …

 September 9, 2019  Posted by at 8:26 am German Desserts, Sweet Plum Dessert Tagged with: , , , , ,  No Responses »
Sep 062019
 
Original Bavarian Cream Dessert

During the Munich Oktoberfest you can get the Bavarian cream dessert on the Wies’n. It’s similar to the Italian dessert “Pannacotta” and was created by chef cook Marie-Antoine Carême in the 19th century. It is also called “Crème Bavaroise or just Bavarois”. The recipe is using sheet gelatin which is not easy to be found … read more …

Feb 112019
 
German Cherry Dessert - Kirschmichel

Germany comes up with many sweet dishes that can be a dessert or will be enjoyed as a sweet main meal. One of these delicious recipes is the German Cherry Dessert or in German “Kirschmichel”. You can use fresh or canned cherries. It’s baked in the oven and is somewhat similar to the American dish … read more …

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Aug 282018
 
Red Currant Dessert

The Red Currant dessert is a nice and festive German dessert. It’s perfect for the Holidays. In German we call red currants “Rote Johannisbeeren”. It is a light and foamy dessert, similar to the classic “Weinschaum” recipe. Red Currant berries are used in many German recipes such as in desserts and cakes. You can also use … read more …

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