Jan 212019
 
German Butter Cake Recipe - Butterkuchen

The German Butter Cake is a perfect cake for a baking beginner. In Germany we love simple cakes because they can be made fast. This original German cake recipe is popular throughout Germany. You can vary the recipe by adding sour cherries, apricots or peaches. Just place them into the dough or on the bottom … read more …

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Jan 142019
 
Madeleines Original Recipe

You have found the Madeleines Original recipe. They are small cake alike cookies that are baked in special molds. Their form reminds us of sea shells. They are often served hot at the popular French markets with a coffee in the morning, or at the 4pm goûter, the French equivalent of the British afternoon tea. Where are … read more …

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Jan 142019
 
German Griebenschmalz Recipe - Lard Bread Spread

Are you looking for the famous lard bread spread from Germany? Here is the German Griebenschmalz Recipe, the popular lard bread spread. Griebenschmalz is made out of Flomen (leaf lard) and Pork Speck (belly fat). This is an original and authentic German recipe and that’s how it is been made in Germany. Grieben are the … read more …

Dec 282018
 
German New Years Cake - Authentic Recipe

The German New Years Cake is a traditional cake often with 3 layers of different fillings: poppy seeds, nuts and apple. This is an original German proven recipe. You might ask yourself why is this a new years cake? It’s tradition to wish good luck for the new year. Folk belief says that nuts and … read more …

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Dec 212018
 
Schaeufele Recipe - Black Forest Meat Specialty

Find out about a special meat specialty: Schäufele (scheufele) Recipe – Black Forest meat specialty. In my childhood we would have this meat dish served exactly as shown on the photo below on Christmas eve, the evening were Christmas gifts are exchanged in Germany. Depending on the German region special dishes are served that night. … read more …

Dec 202018
 
Florentine Cookies - Italian Cookie Specialty

Florentine Cookies or “Florentiner” in German is a classic German cookie which has its origin probably in France from the 17th century. But it is said that it was brought to France by Katharina di Medici who was from the Tuscany of Italy. The classic cookie recipe is not using flour or eggs but almond … read more …

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Dec 202018
 
German Hazelnut Macaroons - Christmas Cookies

The German Hazelnut Macaroons (in German “Haselnussmakronen”) are traditional and classic German cookies for the Holiday season and Christmas. Germany is known for its unique and delicious Christmas Bakery. If you have not made any German Christmas cookies before, than this recipe is very good to begin with. In Germany we use very thin wafers … read more …