Nov 202019
 
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 …

 November 20, 2019  Posted by at 9:15 am German Cakes, Marble Cake Marmorkuchen Tagged with: , , ,  4 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 122019
 
Franconian Potato Dumplings - Local Specialty

Franconian Potato Dumplings or as we say in German “Fränkische Kartoffelknödel”  is a regional German recipe from Franconia, the Frankenland. This recipe is very local and comes form the German restaurant “Jagstmuehle”  – Go here to the Jagstmuehle website – To make these Potato dumplings you need some time. Important in this recipe is that … read more …

Nov 112019
 
Bohemian Poppy Seed Strudel - Authentic German

The Bohemian Poppy seed Strudel or also called “Striezel” is a German baking specialty  that comes from the Polish and Silesian cuisine but also from the Austrian part when it used to be Germany. If you want to make it as a “Striezel” the dough would be braided. As a “Strudel” the dough would be … read more …

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Nov 092019
 
Mulled Wine Recipe - German Gluehwein for Winter

We found a Mulled Wine Recipe for you – it’s called “Glühwein” or Gluhwine in German, and is a traditional hot drink during the winter months. The fall and winter months are the time for hot drinks and beverages, and Germany is very popular in making and serving these! In Germany the most famous hot … 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 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 …

 November 7, 2019  Posted by at 4:26 pm Baked apples filled w marzipan Tagged with: , , , , ,  No Responses »
Oct 302019
 
How to enjoy Tiffin Tea Liqueur for the Holidays

The TIFFIN TEA LIQUEUR is distilled since 1835 in Germany, and comes from the most famous distiller of liqueur specialties. The Premium Tea Liqueur is made from rich, rare, exotic teas of the Orient. It is slowly brewed and blended with premium distilled spirits to create a luxurious taste of real teas. Enjoy chilled, on … read more …