May 222018
 
Chocolate Pear Cake - Authentic German Recipe

The Chocolate pear cake is an original German cake and is very easy to bake. If you don’t have the packaged vanilla sugar you can make it yourself – Go to the Recipe – Vanilla Sugar Home Made-  The recipe is also using egg liquor which you can get in some special liquor stores. The alternative … read more …

 May 22, 2018  Posted by at 10:37 am Chocolate Pear Cake Tagged with: , , , , ,  No Responses »
May 182018
 
German Egg Liqueur or Liquor

German Egg Liqueur Recipe – What is it? The German Egg liqueur or “Eierlikoer” in German is a traditional German liquor that you can buy from Verpoorten, the most popular Dutch brand for egg liqueur. In the former DDR (East-German Republic) it used to be a popular drink. We found a recipe from that time … read more …

May 182018
 
German Strawberry Ice Cream Cup

The German Strawberry Ice cream cup is what you get in every ice cream parlor (Eisdiele in German) in Germany. These ice cream parlors can be found everywhere from North to Souths and East to West in Germany. Every German city has its “Eisdiele”. Of course summer time brings fresh strawberries and this ice cream … read more …

 May 18, 2018  Posted by at 7:46 am Strawberry Ice Cream Cup Tagged with: , , , , , ,  No Responses »
Jan 242018
 
Bohemian Poppy Seed Strudel - Authentic German

The Bohemian Poppy seed Strudel or “Striezel” is a German baking specialty  that comes from the Polish and Silesia cuisine but also from the Austrian part when it used to be Germany. If you want a “Striezel” you would braid the dough, if you roll it, it is a Strudel. It is made out of … read more …

 January 24, 2018  Posted by at 10:23 am Bohemian Poppy Seed Strudel Tagged with: , , , ,  No Responses »
Dec 112017
 
Grog - German Alcoholic Hot Drink for Cold Days

Grog is a German alcoholic drink that us very common in the North of Germany as it used to be a seaman’s  drink. It is served mainly in winter, and became very common in the mountain skiing regions of Germany, Austria and Switzerland. Admiral Edward Vernon introduced it to the Royal Navy in 1740. Back … read more …

 December 11, 2017  Posted by at 4:29 am Grog Tagged with: , , , ,  No Responses »
Nov 252017
 
German Dominosteine or Domino Cubes

Dominosteine or Domino Cubes are traditional German Christmas cookies and are not the easiest cookies to make. You need to have baking experience for this recipe. They consist of a Lebkuchen dough and have layers of marzipan and jam in between. At the end of the recipe you will find a link to a German … read more …

 November 25, 2017  Posted by at 8:48 am Domino Cubes Tagged with: , , , ,  No Responses »