Feb 012019
 
German Potato Pancakes or Reibekuchen

German Potato pancakes or “Reibekuchen” is  a special and typical German dish for all occasions. They are very popular during the “Fastnachtszeit” (during German carnival) and in the Rhineland there is always a booth on the fairs selling them fresh from the skillet. If you like potatoes you should try this simple recipe. In Germany we eat … read more …

Aug 022018
 
Authentic Rhineland Potato Pancakes

Rhineland Potato pancakes or Reibekuchen, as they call them in the Rhineland dialect, are a traditional German dish that you can find at street booths, at fairs or in restaurants. It is also called “Kartoffelpuffer” or “Kartoffelkuechle”. You enjoy them with apple compote, mashed apples or Sugar beet syrup. potato pancakes are the best when … read more …

Jun 142017
 
German Potato Pillekuchen - Rhineland Specialty

The German potato dish “Pillekuchen or Pillekooken, Pillekauken, Pinnekuchen, Pinnekeskuchen or Leinewebers Pfannkuchen”, is a German potato specialty from the region Nord-Rhine Westfalia (Nordrheinwestfalen) around Leverkusen, Wuppertal, Remscheid and Solingen and the Rhineland. It is a very inexpensive dish and you won’t find it in the restaurants. This German potato dish is related to the Swiss dish Roesti and the … read more …

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Jul 272016
 
German Apple Pancakes for the Perfect Brunch

German apple pancakes or “Apfelpfannekuchen” in German, are great for a sweet supper or as part of a Sunday brunch. German apple pancakes are thinner than the American pancakes. If you want to make them use apples that are slightly sour. Happy Cooking! Ingredients German Apple Pancakes (for 6 pancakes) For the Apple Filling: 6 tbsp … read more …

Aug 262015
 
Mushroom Pancakes

Mushroom pancakes or in German “Pilzpuffer” are great for breakfast or brunch German style. This is an original German recipe which I found in a booklet “Kochen mit Ei” (cooking with eggs). Important is that you grind the mushrooms and onion ( such as in a food processor) or grate them very fine to get … read more …

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May 082013
 
German Flaedle Soup - Best Soup of Germany

  The German Flaedle soup is a special Swabian soup that you get in every Country Inn or “Gasthaus” of the South. Basically you would use pancake left overs to make this delicious German soup. In Germany you can buy the Flaedle already made in dry form. But the soup tastes the best with home … read more …

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