Aug 092018
 
German Asparagus Gratin with Ham

The German dish Asparagus gratin with ham is a light asparagus dish that can be an appetizer or a main dish served with boiled potatoes. Preferably made with white asparagus but green asparagus would be suitable too. We don’t recommend to use asparagus from the jar for this dish. Happy Cooking! Ingredients Asparagus Gratin 1kg … read more …

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Aug 062018
 
Authentic Clear German Oxtail Soup

The German Oxtail Soup is special and very popular in Germany. You get oxtail at any German butcher’s. The German oxtail soup can be a clear broth or thickened with flour. It is a soup that is perfect for a festive or holiday menu. In Germany this soup is actually very popular for a Christmas … read more …

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Aug 062018
 
German Butter Cream Cake with Egg Liquor

The German butter cake with egg liquor is an original and authentic German recipe.  The cake or “Torte” consists of a rich butter cream that is enriched with with egg liquor – Eierlikör in German. You would need some baking experience to make this delicious cake. Happy Baking! Ingredients German Butter Cake with Egg Liquor Biscuit … read more …

Aug 012018
 
German Raffaello Cake with Raspberries

The German Raffaello Cake is a wonderful cake for the summer months and especially wonderful for Valentine’s Day which is celebrated in Germany with flowers, dinners for two, delicious cakes and desserts, romantic getaways, and special Valentine gifts. It also makes a delightful birthday cake. The German Raffaello cake or you would call it a … read more …

Jul 292018
 
Authentic German Carrot Cake - Not just for Easter

This German carrot cake is not only a great cake for the Easter celebration. The authentic German recipe  for this cake includes two important things: – how to make a glaze and – how to make the carrot decoration out of marzipan. Happy Baking! Ingredients German Carrot Cake 5 eggs 250 g carrots 300 g … read more …

Jul 242018
 
Carrot Kohlrabi Stew with Bratwurst

The carrot kohlrabi stew with bratwurst is great for a cold day’s dinner.  In Germany we call such a dish Eintopf. If you cannot find Kohlrabi use leek which is sliced and added to the soup 6 minutes before it is done. Kohlrabi is also called German turnip  and can be eaten raw or cooked. … read more …

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Jul 242018
 
Kohlrabi Soup from Bremen

The kohlrabi soup from Bremen is a wonderful German soup and is very easy to make. Great soup for one of these cold evenings. You might be able to find kohlrabi at your local farmers markets. We found it at Sprouts and Wholefoods Kohlrabi is also called German turnip or turnip cabbage. Before cooking it you … read more …

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