German Food Sitemap - Page 2 2016-09-26

German Wedding Soup Recipe
Every cuisine has a wedding soup recipe and German wedding soup is expecially festive. A clear broth with lovely garnishes is the most popular type of wedding soup in Germany.

Marinated Green Bean Salad with Dill
Dill and mustard flavor this green bean salad with vinaigrette. Letting the green beans marinate in the dressing makes the salad better and better. Salads like this are a good addition to plates of German Mischsalate.

Easy German Streusel Cake with Cherries
This easy German streusel cake features a cherry filling. Since you need few ingredients, it can be mixed by hand.

Refrigerator German Shortbread Cookies
Heidesand is a type of shortbread cookie often baked at Christmas. This melt in your mouth shortbread mix is flavored with browned butter. Make this shortbread mix anytime of the year.

German Braised Pork and Cabbage Recipe
An economical cut of pork is paired with cabbage in this German meal that has a lot less salt than Eisbein mit Sauerkraut, on which it is based.

Vegetable Soup with Cabbage
With Cabbage and Potato Soup you find two winter vegetables that go well together. This is a perfect soup to help you eat more vegetables in winter, especially the ever-inexpensive cabbage. Cabbage has great health benefits, raw and cooked, as in this cabbage soup.

German Pan-Fried Trout Recipe
German pan-fried trout or Forelle Nach Art der Müllerin, also known as trout meunière, is simple to prepare. Try it with freshly caught fish!

Whole Grain German Rye Bread Recipe
This whole grain bread recipe has 33% rye flour, which makes it lighter than many rye breads. Whole grain bread recipes improve in texture when an overnight sponge is used. Ten minutes on the first day is all the pre-planning you need for a great whole grain bread.

Hearty German Green Bean Stew
Fava beans and green beans are both used in this hearty German stew. In summer, this stew can be made with fresh, shelled beans, but in the winter months it is most often made with frozen and canned varieties. German bean stew is often flavored with bacon or “Kasseler”, a smoked pork loin.

German Checkerboard Cookies
One traditional Christmas cookie recipe from Germany is Checkerboard cookies, or Scharzweiβ Gebaeck. They can also be found in New York delis along with Black and Whites, Spekulatius and other German favorites. Try these German Checkerboard cookies for your next cookie exchange and see them get rave reviews.

German Quark Cheesecake Recipe
A recipe for German cheesecake using quark for the cheese. The cookie crust on this German cheesecake is not too sweet, but you can also substitute your favorite graham cracker crust if you like. A German specialty, this cheesecake recipe can use yogurt cheese instead of quark and achieve good results.

German Poppy Seed Cake
Ground or crushed poppy seeds are popular ingredients for cakes in Germany. Here is a poppy seed cake with a cookie crust and a sour cream topping. It's very sophisticated-looking but not hard to make.

Nutella Strudel with Bananas and Hazelnuts
Use frozen puff pastry to make this quick and easy chocolate-flavored strudel. Nutella strudel has bananas and hazelnuts inside for contrast and an egg wash for shine. Puff pastry is found in the freezer section of your grocery store.

Cheesecake with Chocolate Streusel
A traditional German cheesecake recipe made with quark or yogurt cheese with a chocolate crust and streusel topping. German cheesecake is easy to make. This traditional German cheesecake is called a Russischer Zupfkuchen and a delicious chocolate cheesecake recipe.

German Bauernbrot Recipe - Farmer's Bread
A wonderful recipe for

German Seed Bread Recipe
This 100% whole wheat and seed bread uses the epoxy bread-making method. The recipe makes one large free-standing hearth loaf and replicates German bread baking at home. If you are searching for a way to have your traditional German bread outside of Germany, this recipe may help satisfy your craving for chewy bread with a good crust

Homemade Braided Yeast Bread with Sweet Filling
Homemade bread for Christmas morning sounds divine but how to time the yeast dough so it's ready in time to open presents? Try this braided bread recipe, made completely from scratch the night before (1 hour) and bake it the next morning (30 minutes). This sweet, homemade bread recipe is a nice alternative to sweet rolls.

Homemade Oatmeal Bread Recipe
Oatmeal lends a little sweetness to homemade bread. Try this homemade bread for breakfast or serve it with a hearty vegetable or lentil soup. Toasted, this oatmeal bread tastes great, too.

Swiss Twisted Bread Recipe
Twisted Bread is the name of a very simple wheat bread from Switzerland. Swiss Wurzelbrot is a loaf that has been twisted two or three times around itself, giving it a bumpy shape like a tree root. Because Wurzelbrot has a long rise in the refrigerator, many of the starches are converted to sugars which caramelize when baked, creating deep, nuanced flavors.

Austrian Plum Butter with Cinnamon
Powidl is not just a recipe for plum jam to spread on your toast. It is used as a filling in many Austrian recipes such as Powidltascherln or Germknoedel. Also called Pflaumenmuss or Zwetschgenmuss or marmalade, plum butter is made by cooking plums for several hours until thick.

German Toast Hawaii Recipe
Toast Hawaii is a German open-faced grilled ham, cheese and pineapple sandwich that you can eat in imbisse (German fast-food restaurants) or make at home with this recipe.

Traditional German Marzipan Potato Recipe
Here's how to make easy German candy potatoes, known as marzipankartoffeln. They're a traditional Christmas treat of marzipan, rose water and liqueur.

German Fresh Fruit Torte Recipe
A fresh fruit cake made with store-bought cake base and pudding. Make a fresh fruit or strawberry shortcake, German-style. Traditional German fruit torte recipe with cream and sponge cake. Serve this cake at coffee time for Kaffee und Kuchen.

Northern German Kale and Sausage Recipe
Cooked kale is called Gruenkohl and is very popular in East Friesia, the Rhine and up north. Everyone has different ways of eating kale, one of the most famous is called

German Ravioli Maultaschen Recipe
Ravioli from Swabia make for a wonderful meal. Try them in broth, like wonton soup, or browned in butter, German ravioli are delicious and satisfying mealtime treats. This is a basic recipe for German Maultaschen.

German Pork Roast with Caraway and Beer
This authentic German pork roast recipe features the flavors of beer and caraway, and is served with a simple pan sauce.

German Braised Rump Roast in Beer Gravy
A German recipe for braised rump roast tastes better with the addition of beer. This rump roast recipe is very simple and quick to throw together, so get out your best Dutch oven and get simmering. Traditional German food and beer.

Easy Barbecue Recipe for German Schwenkbraten
Easy German barbecues are a fun way to mix up your next summer party. Try an easy German marinated pork schnitzel recipe for your next BBQ. This schnitzel recipe is marinated for a day or more and ready to go when the coals are.

German Potato Noodle Recipe
Homemade German potato noodles called Schupfnudeln are a specialty from Baden, near the border with France. Commonly served with sauerkraut and bacon or sweet, with poppy, melted butter and sugar.

German Potato Gratin Recipe
Make the best potato gratin of your life with this super simple recipe. All it takes is a few potatoes, some cream and a little patience to make Kartoffelgratin. Potato lovers will really enjoy a good, homemade potato gratin with cheese.

Black Forest Spaetzle Recipe
This traditional German recipe makes old-style, Black Forest noodles. Their irregular shape gives them their name, little sparrows. The noodle recipe is not hard to make and tastes a lot better than dried, store bought. You can use a potato ricer, spätzle press, spätzle board, colander or even a slotted spoon to form your noodles.

Creamy Cucumber Salad with Dill Recipe
Here's a simple German cucumber salad dressed with sour cream and dill. Sliced very thin, cucumber salad is a wonderful side dish for fried fish or to Abendbrot. Try this cucumber salad recipe for dinner.

Frankfurt's Famous Green Sauce Recipe
The famous Green Sauce, or Grüne Soβe, from Germany is not limited to the Frankfurter area, although they have co-opted the EU rights to the product. Green Sauce is served cold, and made up of sour cream, oil and herbs. Seven traditional herbs are called for: chervil, parsley, borage, garden cress, salad burnet, common sorrel, and chives.

German Yogurt Salad Dressing Recipe
This German yogurt salad dressing, flavored with onion, dill, garlic and chives, is good on lettuce, tomatoes or as a dip for meat fondue.

German Salad Dressing with Evaporated Milk Recipe
This simple and fast Grandma's (Oma) salad dressing recipe is made with evaporated milk and can be used to dress any salad.

German Vanilla Sauce Recipe
This simple vanilla sauce recipe, Vanillesauce in German, is used in all kinds of German desserts and sweet main dishes.

German Butter Dumplings for Soups
Small German dumplings for soup garnishes can be made from a simple recipe with butter, flour and eggs. Traditional German Nocken can be made ahead and frozen, ready to use in clear and cream soups. German Klößchen are an easy way to jazz up a typical German menu.

German Champignon Soup Recipe
Make German-style cream of mushroom soup when you are feeling nostalgic. It's an absolute classic.

German-Style Oxtail Soup Recipe
Bourgeois German Restaurants often serve this soup as a first course, because it is considered a classy soup. Oxtail soup is a wonderful gourmet treat for the holidays, containing many layers of flavors. Although it takes several hours to simmer, it can be made ahead, freeing up time in the kitchen on the big day.

Swiss-German Christmas Gingerbread Cookies
These Swiss gingerbread cookies, commonly made at Christmas, store well and can be shipped to friends and family without fear of them crumbling.

German Cardamom Cookie Recipe
German Christmas cookies with cardamom and chocolate. Delightful German cookies have no egg and are refrigerated prior to baking. These cookies go great with tea.

German New Year's Eve Activities and Food
New Year's Eve in Germany is considered a very serious day for partying, eating and drinking. Many of the rituals of

Bread Spreads for Bread, Bagels, Chips, and Veggies
These tasty spreads for bread, chips or vegetables can also be used as a sandwich filling. Try them in a sandwich wrap instead of dressing or mayonnaise. Easy recipes for bread spreads that will perk up your brown bag or Abendbrot.

German White Asparagus and Green Asparagus Recipes
A list of German recipes for asparagus. Traditional uses for white asparagus are delightful. Old-fashioned German recipes taste good. German asparagus recipe collection.

Apricot Almond Cake - Aprikosen Kuchen - Recipe for Apricot Cake
This German style apricot cake has a cookie crust and an almond filling. Bake this apricot cake recipe today. Page 7.

Cherry Streusel Cake with Fruit Filling - Recipe for Cherry Streusel Cake
Streusel Cake with Fruit Filling. Page 8.

Sourdough Coffee Cake Made with Sourdough Starter
Sourdough Coffee Cake Made with Sourdough Starter. Page 26.

Whole Wheat, Fruit-Filled, Cake Recipe - Whole Wheat Zupfkuchen
Whole Wheat, Fruit-Filled, Cake Recipe - Whole Wheat Zupfkuchen. Page 25.

Apple Cake Recipe - Wiener Apfelkuchen
Apple Cake Recipe - Wiener Apfelkuchen. Page 23.

German Cake Photo Gallery - A Picture Book of German Kuchen - Traditional German Cakes
It's easier to pick out which German cake to bake when you can see it in a photo. These photos of German kuchen should give you an idea of which cake you want to make. Make a German cake today. Page 2.

German Cake Photo Gallery - A Picture Book of German Kuchen - Traditional German Cakes
It's easier to pick out which German cake to bake when you can see it in a photo. These photos of German kuchen should give you an idea of which cake you want to make. Make a German cake today. Page 22.

German Cake Photo Gallery - Apple Cake with Vanilla Custard - Traditional German Cakes
German Apple Cake with Vanilla Custard. It's easier to pick out which German cake to bake when you can see it in a photo. These photos of German kuchen should give you an idea of which cake you want to make. Make a German cake today. Page 15.

German Cake Photo Gallery - Fresh Apricot Cake - Traditional German Cakes
Fresh Apricot Cake. It's easier to pick out which German cake to bake when you can see it in a photo. These photos of German kuchen should give you an idea of which cake you want to make. Make a German cake today. Page 19.

German Cake Photo Gallery - Fresh Apricot Cake - Traditional German Cakes
Fresh Apricot Cake. It's easier to pick out which German cake to bake when you can see it in a photo. These photos of German kuchen should give you an idea of which cake you want to make. Make a German cake today. Page 18.

German Cake Photo Gallery - Traditional Blackforest German Cake
It's easier to pick out which German cake to bake when you can see it in a photo. These photos of German Schwarzwaelder Kirschtorte should give you an idea of which cake you want to make. Make a German cake today. Page 12.

German Cake Photo Gallery - Traditional Blackforest German Cake
It's easier to pick out which German cake to bake when you can see it in a photo. These photos of German Schwarzwaelder Kirschtorte should give you an idea of which cake you want to make. Make a German cake today. Page 11.

German Cake Photo Gallery - Streuselkuchen with Cheese Filling - Traditional German Cakes
Streuselkuchen with Cheese Filling. It's easier to pick out which German cake to bake when you can see it in a photo. These photos of German kuchen should give you an idea of which cake you want to make. Make a German cake today. Page 16.

German Cake Photo Gallery - Butterkuchen - Traditional German Cakes
Butterkuchen. It's easier to pick out which German cake to bake when you can see it in a photo. These photos of German kuchen should give you an idea of which cake you want to make. Make a German cake today. Page 10.

German Cake Photo Gallery - A Piece of Cake - Traditional German Cakes
Schwarzwaelder Kirschtorte. It's easier to pick out which German cake to bake when you can see it in a photo. These photos of German kuchen should give you an idea of which cake you want to make. Make a German cake today. Page 13.

German Cake Photo Gallery - German Cheesecake made with Quark - Traditional German Cakes
German Cheesecake. It's easier to pick out which German cake to bake when you can see it in a photo. These photos of German kuchen should give you an idea of which cake you want to make. Make a German cake today. Page 3.

German Cake Photo Gallery - Sheet Cake with Egg Custard Topping - Traditional German Cakes
It's easier to pick out which German cake to bake when you can see it in a photo. These photos of German kuchen should give you an idea of which cake you want to make. Make a German cake today. Page 20.

German Cake Photo Gallery - Sheet Cake with Egg Custard Topping - Traditional German Cakes
It's easier to pick out which German cake to bake when you can see it in a photo. These photos of German kuchen should give you an idea of which cake you want to make. Make a German cake today. Page 21.

German Cake Photo Gallery - Chocolate Cake with Gelatin Cream Filling and Fruit - Traditional German Cakes
Chocolate Cake with Gelatin Cream Filling and Fruit. It's easier to pick out which German cake to bake when you can see it in a photo. These photos of German kuchen should give you an idea of which cake you want to make. Make a German cake today. Page 17.

Traditional German Kuchen Gallery
It's easier to pick out which German cake to bake when you can see it in a photo. These photos of German kuchen should give you an idea of which cake you want to make. Make a German cake today.

Traditional German Kuchen Gallery
It's easier to pick out which German cake to bake when you can see it in a photo. These photos of German kuchen should give you an idea of which cake you want to make. Make a German cake today.

German Cake Photo Gallery - Obsttorte - Fresh Fruit Cake - Traditional German Cakes
Obsttorte - Fresh Fruit Cake. It's easier to pick out which German cake to bake when you can see it in a photo. These photos of German kuchen should give you an idea of which cake you want to make. Make a German cake today. Page 5.

German Cake Photo Gallery - Obsttorte - Fresh Fruit Cake - Traditional German Cakes
Obsttorte - Fresh Fruit Cake. It's easier to pick out which German cake to bake when you can see it in a photo. These photos of German kuchen should give you an idea of which cake you want to make. Make a German cake today. Page 6.

German Cake Photo Gallery - German Cheese Cake - Traditional German Cakes
German Cheese Cake. It's easier to pick out which German cake to bake when you can see it in a photo. These photos of German kuchen should give you an idea of which cake you want to make. Make a German cake today. Page 4.

German Cake Photo Gallery - Apple Strudel - Traditional German Cakes
Apple Strudel. It's easier to pick out which German cake to bake when you can see it in a photo. These photos of German kuchen should give you an idea of which cake you want to make. Make a German cake today.

Whole Wheat Apple Cake Sweetened with Agave Syrup
Whole Wheat Apple Cake Sweetened with Agave Syrup. Page 9.

Traditional German Kuchen Gallery
It's easier to pick out which German cake to bake when you can see it in a photo. These photos of German kuchen should give you an idea of which cake you want to make. Make a German cake today.

Description of Speck, Bauchspeck and Rueckenspeck
A description of Speck, Bauchspeck and Rueckenspeck - German Bacon, including a link to a recipe for curing and smoking your own speck at home.

Does Chlorine in Tap Water Affect Bread Making?
Should you use tap water to bake bread? That depends on what is in your water. Learn more here.

German Butterbrot Variations
To eat all that wonderful, German bread you want to bake you will have to resort to German recipes. German bread does not lend itself well to American sandwiches because it is dense and chewy. You will want to eat German bread like the Germans do, in open-faced sandwiches.

German Vanilla-Orange Yogurt Mousse Recipe
This German mousse is a fluffy blend of vanilla yogurt, orange juice and whipped cream that would make a cool dessert for summer parties or year-round.

8 Ways to Use Fresh Fruit in Low-Sugar German Recipes
Here are 8 low-sugar German fresh-fruit recipes to get you cooking, canning and baking. Grab that reasonable and plentiful summer fruit while you can.

German Yeast Coffee Cake with Egg Custard Topping Recipe
This traditional German Yeast Coffee Cake with Egg Custard Topping recipe is not too sweet and will feed a crowd. Serve it wam or at room temperature.

Little German Doughnuts (Schmalzkuchen) Recipe
This Little Doughnut recipe is just like they make in Germany where they are known as Schmalzkuchen. Don't be stingy with the confectioners' sugar.

Asparagus Varieties in Germany - Deutscher Spargelanbau
German white Asparagus or spargel is an early spring crop celebrated with special dinners at which white asparagus takes a starring role.

German Stewed Fruit in Wine (Weinkompott) Recipe
This simple but traditional German recipe for stewed summer stone fruits or compote is served for breakfast, dessert, snacks and as a dinner side dish.

Cornflakes Chicken Schnitzel
This recipe for the crunchiest chicken schnitzel ever is made with cornflakes cereal and paired with sweet and sour homemade german apple sauerkraut

Stuffed Onions in Beer Sauce
Large sweet onions are stuffed with a seasoned ground beef, tomatoes and swiss cheese mixture then baked in a vegetable broth dark beer sauce.

Turkey Meatballs in Yogurt Sauce Covered in Melted Gruyere Cheese
Seasoned turkey meatballs pre cooked in broth, smothered in a creamy yogurt sauce, topped with gruyere cheese and oven baked until golden and bubbling

Basil Marzipan German Braid
A German Hefezopf or braided sweet bread.This version has fresh basil flavored marzipan and topped with a lemony glaze sprinkled with almond leaves.

Sacher Torte Heart Cookies
The flavor of a Viennese Sacher Torte in one lovely heart shaped cookie. Layers of chocolate cookie apricot jam and marzipan are drenched in chocolate.

German Barley Soup with Bacon (Graupensuppe Eintopf) Recipe
Classic German Barley Soup recipe is made with bacon and vegetables to lend flavor to the whole-grain barley. This is a hearty meal on its own.

German Pharisees Coffee with Rum (Pharisaeer Kaffee) Recipe
This German coffee drink with rum and whipped cream is the national drink of North Frisia and is known as Pharisee's Coffee.

East German Goldbroiler Chicken Recipe from GDR Days
This Goldbroiler fried chicken recipe was developed in East Germany as a fast-food alternative for what the citizens of West Germany were enjoying.

German Pickled Eggs (Soleier) Recipe
German hard-cooked pickled eggs or Soleier are popular in pubs and are easy to make and can be kept for two weeks in the refrigerator.

Rose Petal Springerle
Rose shaped traditional German Springerle cookies made with crushed dried rose petals and anise seeds. A perfect treat or gift for Valentine's Day.

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Turmeric Honey Marinated Salmon With Red Beets
Tumeric, garlic, honey marinated salmon fillets oven baked with beets and red onions, then tossed with blood orange slices and toasted almonds.

Red Beet Apple Soup with Creamy Toasted Walnut Pesto
Beets, apples, parsnips and shallots are cooked together in this stunning soup then pureed with cream and topped with a homemade walnut dill pesto.

Plum Roses Marzipan Pastries
Fresh plum roses shaped pastries layered with creamy marzipan and plum jam. These are perfect for a Valentine's meal or any special occasion.

Individual Red Cabbage and Potato Flammkuchen
Individual heart shaped Flammkuchen or German style pizzas topped with red wine drenched red cabbage, red potatoes and caramelized red onions.

Red Pepper Cashew Heart Linzer Cookies
Traditional Linzer cookies are given a red hot makeover. Cashew cookies are filled with hot pepper jelly. Their heart shapes are perfect for Valentine's Day.

Rainbow Flammkuchen
A medley of vegetables arranged in a rainbow make up this festive vegetarian flammkuchen, a dish from the Alsace region of France bordering Germany

Lebkuchen (German Gingerbread) Brownies
These luscious chewy brownies recipe are flavored with German gingerbread spice. Star anise and cardamom give this treat a lovely snappy flavor.

Cinnamon spiced thumbprint cookies filled with melted chocolate
An easy and flexible German recipe for spicy cinnamon low sugar thumbprint cookies. These pretty cookies have melted milk chocolate in the middle.

Easy Chewy Cherry Chocolate Florentine Cookies
An easy recipe for homemade pretty, lacy Florentine cookies which are chocolate dipped, chewy almond cookies studded with colorful glacé cherries.

No Bake Dried Fruit and Nut White Chocolate Clusters
An easy, no bake German white chocolate candy cluster recipe containing cornflakes, chopped dried papaya, cranberries, kiwis and mixed nuts.

Delicious Boneless Pork Chops in Mustard Beer Sauce
Boneless pork chops are marinated overnight in a blend of spicy mustards then simmered with sweet caramelized onions in a delicious German beer sauce.

Southern Germany Cheese Salad
A southern Germany cheese salad with black olives, tomatoes, zucchini and scallions in a mustard walnut oil dressing and topped with hard boiled eggs.

Chicken Wrapped in Potato Jackets
Tender juicy garlic studded chicken breasts wrapped in potato ribbons, pan fried to crispy perfection and garnished with fresh rosemary sprigs.

Camembert Pear Sage Tart
Beautiful sweet red pears and creamy camembert cheese are spiked with fresh sage ribbons to create this hearty, flavorful savory German winter tart.

Whole Wheat Roasted Garlic Potato Elephant Foot Bread
A dense potato whole wheat German bread recipe laced with roasted garlic and shaped in to an elephants foot. Flavorful and fun for any dining table.

Brie Leek Soup
The mellow flavors of creamy brie cheese, sweet onion and fresh leeks combine to add great flavor to this rich and lovely winter German soup.

Orange Fennel Scallops
Juicy sea scallops are seared on extra virgin olive oil and served over bed of orange scented caramelized fennel accented with fillet orange slices.

Gruyere Stuffed Walnut Meatballs
Quick and easy cheese stuffed meatballs.Ground beef is mixed with walnuts, thyme and garlic powder then stuffed with a cube of creamy gruyere cheese.

Savoy Cabbage Bread & Bacon Roulade
Winter Savoy cabbage leaves are stuffed with a bread, onion, bacon,dried apricot mixture studded with pumpkin seeds and baked in a red wine sauce.

Winter Vegetable Cheese Strudel
Winter vegetables are sautéed in butter with shallots and garlic, then mixed with gouda cheese rolled in a puff pastry crust and baked until crispy.

Yogurt Lemon Balm Torte
A delicious lovely German recipe for a refreshing cold yogurt torte using fresh lemon balm leaves.

German Buttermilk Sheet Cake (Blechkuchen) Recipe
This German sheet cake (Blechkuchen) is a buttermilk and baking powder-risen cake, with a coconut topping, and butter-heavy cream glaze.

Plum Pastries with Spiced Streusel
Fresh plum German streuseltaler pastries.The fruit sits on a yeasted dough base and is smothered in cinnamon, nutmeg, cardamom scented streusel.

Happy New Year Jam Filled Lucky Pig Breads
Fun and fanciful, these traditional German Lucky pig shaped breads are filled with plum jam. A special superstitious treat for the New Year.

Duck Breast in Sherry Cream Sauce
Duck breasts are pan fried until crispy, then smothered in a luscious sherry leek cream sauce. The dish is topped with toasted almond leaves.

Painted German Springerle (Anise) Cookies
These hand painted Springerle are a traditional German christmas cookie are made with special molds and scented with anise and lemon flavors.

Cinnamon Rosemary Potatoes with Garlic
Roasted red potatoes seasoned with cinnamon, fresh rosemary, kosher salt and freshly ground black pepper. A simple, flavorful holiday side dish.

Apple, Pomegranate, Pistachio Streusel Sheet Cake
Fresh apple slices marinated overnight in pomegranate juice top this cake which is then sprinkled with homemade raw sugar pistachio streusel.

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6 German Quince Recipes for your Holiday Table
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Mulled Wine (Glühwein ) Soaked Red Cabbage
Shredded red cabbage simmered in a homemade mulled wine mix, then tossed with orange wedges. A great side dish or condiment for your holiday table.

Beef Roast in Pinot Noir Sauce with Parsley Buttered Egg Noodles
Slices of tender beef are soaked in a luscious pinot noir sauce and served with buttered parsley egg noodles. A great dish for your holiday table

Cranberry Linzer Torte
A traditional Austrian torte with seasonal cranberries and a nut free crust. Star cutouts on top dress this dessert up for the holiday season.

German Gingerbread (Lebkuchen) Cake with Red Wine Glaze
This dense, spicy German holiday cake contains a special lebkuchen spice mix. The recipe also contains red wine both in the cake and in the topping.

Egg-Free Baked Apple Cookies
Rum and sugar infused raisins and fried apples and almond pieces shine in this eggless German cookie recipe.Dust with powdered sugar for extra flavor.

Swabian Apple Cake
A simple seasonal apple crusted cake from the Swabian region of Germany enclosing a raisins and almonds mixture finished with a caramelized top.

Mulled Wine Hazelnut Star Linzer Cookies
Austrian Linzer style holiday hazelnut sandwich cookies with spiced wine jelly filling. Beautiful star shaped cookies for a holiday cookie platter.

Skillet Steamed Asparagus Egg Cups
A delicious and easy egg and asparagus dish flavored with smoked paprika created in individual ramekins that are skillet steamed on the stovetop.

Bavarian Hunter's Beef Stew
Rich in flavor, this hardy Bavarian

Apricot Almond Chocolate Dipped Bear Claw Cookies
Apricot marmalade is sandwiched between almond corn meal cookies, then dipped into bittersweet chocolate. A classic and traditional Bear Claw cookie.

Cinnamon Sugar Coated Pumpkin Kipferl Cookies
A Fall flavor twist on traditional Austrian kipferl cookies using roasted pumpkin and adding cinnamon to spice up the powdered sugar coating.

Quince Obatzda (Cheese Spread)
A sweet savory riff on traditional Bavarian obatzda. Caramelized quince, toasted walnuts and ripe camembert cheese form a delicious seasonal spread.

Quince Almond Bread
A sweet, dense quince and almond studded loaf pan bread. Grated fresh quince and chopped slivered blanched almonds give this bread its unique flavor

Red Cabbage Pumpkin Torte
A colorful Fall torte. Red cabbage simmered in red wine mixed with braised pumpkin pieces, covered with a creamy sauce and topped with pumpkin seeds.

Fresh Quince Poached in Cranberry Vanilla Syrup
Fresh quince slices are poached in cranberry vanilla syrup.This beautiful dish is also the perfect make ahead dessert for your holiday table.

Turkey Breast in Creamy Quince Horseradish Sauce
Fresh sour quince and sweet red onion pieces are caramelized in turkey drippings, then simmered with braised turkey breast in a rich cream sauce.

Pear Potato Cheese Casserole
Potatoes and juicy pears gratin make a great seasonal holiday casserole topped with swiss cheese, crispy ham and lightly scented with fennel seeds.

Warm Roasted Pumpkin Red Onion Salad
Roasted, balsamic and honey marinated fresh pumpkin salad with caramelized red onion rings, crispy fried smoked ham and fancy frisse greens.

German Whole-Wheat Potato Bread with Rye (Kartoffelbrot) Recipe
This whole-grain German potato bread recipe comes together quickly and produces a moist, hearty loaf that combines whole-wheat flour with rye flour.

German Potato Bread (Kartoffelbrot) Recipe
This German potato bread recipe can be made from start to finish in just three hours. Pair this moist bread with soups, butter and jam, etc.

German Sour Cream Salad Dressing (Salatsosse) Recipe
This quick and easy German sour cream salad dressing has tons of variations without all the preservatives and fillers.

A Well-Stocked German Kitchen Would Have These Utensils
A German kitchen differs slightly from an American one. Here are the differences and how to be well-equipped.

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A German kitchen differs slightly from an American one. Different kitchen utensils and vegetables are found in their homes and used on a daily basis. Some further observations. Page 2.

German Pork Schmalz (Griebenschmalz) Recipe
Pork Schmalz is used all over Germany and Eastern Europe as a cooking fat and as a spread for bread. Here is an easy recipe for Schmalz.

Quince Chocolate Streusel Cake
A German style luscious chocolate streusel cake baked with fresh winter quince fruit and drizzled over the top with semi sweet chocolate.

German Sauerkraut Cooked with Wine (Weinkraut) Recipe
This German recipe for sauerkraut cooked in wine, or Weinkraut, is a good way to punch up the flavor of canned sauerkraut.

German Almond Crescent Cookie (Mandelsichel Cookies) Recipe
This simple German recipe for Almond Crescent cookies is one of the easiest cookies to make, and the flavor is buttery good.

Pork in Mustard Sweet Paprika Brandy sauce
Braised tender boneless pork pieces are simmered in a rich sauce containing spicy mustard, sweet paprika and brandy with caramelized onion rings

Quince Soup with Speck
Quince, celery root and potato pureed together to create a hearty winter soup topped with fried crispy thick cut speck for extra crunch and flavor.

German Würzfleisch Recipe For HO Gaststaette Chicken And Gravy
This German Würzfleisch is made with chicken, vegetables and a tasty gravy, which was often served at Communist-era East German roadside restaurants.

Austrian Linzer Cookie (Helle Linzer Plaetzchen) Recipe
Austrian Linzer Cookies, or Helle Linzer Plaetzchen in German, are shortbread cookies sandwiched together with jam.

German Carter's Roast (Fuhrmannsbraten) Recipe
The Fuhrmannsbraten is a German braised beef roast recipe also known as The Carter's Roast, made with a cheap cut of beef and braised until fork tender.

Where To Find And Buy German Food Products
Here is a list of where to purchase authentic German food products online to guarantee great results when you are cooking German food

German Caramelized Onions with Lemon (Karamellisierten Zwiebeln) Recipe
This recipe adds a flavor dimension to caramelized onions with the addition of lemon. Prepare in advance and eat cold or re-warmed with many dishes.

Definition of German Mett - Spiced Raw Ground Pork
What is Mett and how is it served in Germany? How do you make Mett?

German White Bread for Toasting (Toastbrot) Recipe
German Toastbrot or white bread for toasting is different from U.S. varieties. This may be one of the best white breads you will ever taste.

German Chocolate-Flavored Muesli with Fruit (Schoko Muesli) Recipe
This German chocolate muesli breakfast cereal is easy to make and very tasty. You can make this muesli/granola ahead and add the fresh fruit and milk at breakfast.

Pork in Orange Mint Sauce
Orange and mint are the stars of this boneless pork dish served in a creamy orange sauce with golden raisins and spiced with cinnamon and ginger.

Easy Turkish-Style Grilled Eggplant (Gegrillte Auberginen) Recipe
This easy grilled eggplant recipe is in the Turkish style flavored with lemon, olive oil and oregano, and served with a chilled yogurt sauce.

German Apricot Compote (Aprikosenkompott) Recipe
This German apricot compote recipe is flavored with cinnamon, clove and vanilla bean for an exotic aroma and can be eaten for breakfast or dessert.

Gerrman Raw Winter Squash Salad (Rohkost mit Kuerbis) Recipe
Try this German raw winter squash (like butternut or acorn) salad mixed with seeds and fruits for a healthy spin on salads.

German Sunflower-Seed Rolls (Sonnenblumenkern Rolls) Rolls
This German hard-roll recipe is made with sunflower seeds and rye flour in a slightly soured dough and yields 12 rolls.

German Gingerbread House Dough (Lebkuchenhaus) Recipe
This easy gingerbread house dough recipe makes a very hard baked cookie which is perfect for building a house because it will support decorations.

Most Beers in Germany Are Sold in Bottles
German beer can only contain four ingredients -- water, malt, hops and yeast. It is mostly sold in bottles and served a little warmer than U.S. tastes.

German Almond Paste Cookies (Marzipan Platzchen) Recipe
German Jam Thumbprint Cookies made with almond paste dough make any cookie tray look special and are good candidates for festive holiday parties.

Austrian Danube Waves Cake (Donauwellen) Recipe
This Austrian Donauwellen Cake or Danube Waves Cake is too rich for dessert after a big meal, but it's just perfect for afternoon tea and coffee.

German New Year's Pretzel (Grosse Neujahrs-Breze) Recipe
German New Year's Pretzel, or Grosse Neujahrs-Breze, is a sweet yeast bread eaten on New Year's Day for good luck throughout the year.

Homemade Refined-Sugar-Free Granola Recipe
This granola recipe is free of refined sugar, using brown-rice syrup and honey as the sweeteners. Try it for breakfast with fruit and yogurt or milk.

German Tarragon Ragout (Estragon Geschnetzeltes in Rahm) Recipe
This typical German pork or chicken dish uses tarragon for flavoring in a white wine and cream sauce and comes together in less than 45 minutes.

How to Make Your Own Sourdough Starter
A true sourdough starter is flour and water which is exposed to the microorganisms in the air, either outside or inside the house. It starts growing in 2-3 days.

German Christmas Goose (Weihnachtsgans) Recipe
Weihnachtsgans, or Christmas goose, is a very special German meal. It's an easy meal to prepare and makes a great presentation on the holiday table.

Greek Yogurt Cucumber Sauce (Tzatziki) Recipe
A yogurt-cucumber sauce with lots of garlic and olive oil is a traditional Greek tzatziki recipe which is often made and served in Germany.

German Coconut Macaroons (Kokosmakronen) Recipe
This German soft coconut macaroon cookie is popular at Christmas time. The recipe uses whole eggs and gets a zip from lemon zest.

Bremen Sailors' Hearty Meats & Vegetable Stew
Bremen Sailors' stew contains no fish. Instead cubed pork and beef are braised in oil and simmered with vegetables in a red wine horseradish sauce.

Easy German Poppy Seed Bread (Mohnstangen)
A quick and easy traditional German poppy seed bread recipe. Soft pillows of white bread encased in a golden crunchy poppy seed studded crust.

Faux Fried Egg Cake (Spiegeleierkuchen)
German faux fried egg cake. A layer of vanilla custard over cake topped with apricot halves make this cake look like a pan full of fried eggs.

Traditional Bavarian Lentil Soup with Smoked Pork Belly
A traditional, delicious and hearty Bavarian lentil soup containing mixed vegetables and flavored with smoked pork belly with a vinegar finish

Bremen Style German Christmas Stollen (Bremer Klaben)
A famous Breman, Germany style stollen recipe spiced with cardamon and nutmeg and stuffed with flavorful raisins, nuts, currants and candied lemon peel.

Sunken Sour Cherry Cake (Versunkener Sauerkirschkuchen)
A luscious tart and sweet traditional German sunken sour cherry cake studded with rum soaked sour cherries, almond slivers and chocolate pieces.

German Fresh Cream of Tomato Soup (Tomatencremesuppe) Recipe
Try making cream of tomato soup at home with fresh tomatoes from the garden. It's a quick, easy and nutritious homemade vegetable soup.

Vegetable Broth Recipe Using Leftovers - Homemade Soup Base
Vegetable broth is easy to make, fat-free and economical. It's a good way to use up veggies on their last leg.

Different Types of German Mustard (Senf Oder Mostrich)
German mustard is a quintessential part of German cuisine. Sweet Bavarian style, medium-spicy and spicy and extra sharp German mustards are discussed.

German Baked Apples (Bratapfeln) Recipe
German Baked apples are traditional Christmas and winter eating in Germany. Serve baked apples with vanilla sauce for a delicious dessert.

German Onion Soup (Ueberbackene Zwiebelsuppe) Recipe
Onion Soup in German is Zwiebelsuppe -- buttery caramelized onions deglazed with wine and simmered in broth.

Converting German To American Measurements and Equivalents
A list of German measurements explained in American-style cooking and their United States Customary Units equivalents.

German Strawberry Wine Punch (Erdbeerbowle) Recipe
German strawberry wine punch, or Erdbeerbowle, is a refreshing drink that would be a great addition to any summer party.

German Appetizer Cheese Spread (Obatzda) Recipe
This cheese spread recipe from Bavaria is a popular Biergarten and Oktoberfest treat that can be made ahead and refrigerated for the flavors to marry.

German Salted Pork Sausage Salad (Lyoner Wurstsalat) Recipe
Here is a recipe for sausage or wurst salat which uses all the usual ingredients. Enjoy this cold sausage salad with a piece of bread or fried potatoes.

German Bologna Sausage Salad (Wurstsalat) Recipe
German bologna sausage salad, or wurstsalat, is a popular snack or light meal traditionally made with Fleischwurst, mayonnaise, pickles and onions.

German Apple and Leek Winter Salad (Rohkost Salat) Recipe
This German winter salad made with apples, leeks and cream is packed with vitamins and tastes good, too.

German Quark Creme (Quarkspeise) Recipe
Quark Creme is a dessert with many variations. It is made with sweetened quark cheese or yogurt cheese and enhanced with whipped cream.

Creamy German Leek Soup (Badische Lauchsuppe)
A creamy leek and onion soup topped with chopped ham from the Baden region of Germany, considered to have the best regional cuisine in the country

Bavarian Cream (Bayerische Creme)
Traditional, luscious vanilla and almond scented Bavarian cream, served in partial glasses and topped with a medley of fresh seasonal berries.

German Fresh Plum Cake -Zwetschgenkuchen
A favorite traditional juicy fresh plum German yeasted cake called Zwetschgenkuchen, Pflaumenkuchen or Pflaumenfladen depending on the German region

Parsnip, Carrot, Leek, Horseradish Cream Casserole
Braised parsnips, Carrots, leeks and red onions baked in horseradish cream sauce make the perfect colorful, flavorful Fall or holiday casserole.

Red Wine Onions (Rotweinzweibeln)
Res onions simmered in a sweet red wine, olive oil mixture then flavored with red wine vinegar and bay leaves for the perfect sweet onion condiment.

Paradise Kraut (Sweet & Sour Stewed Cabbage & Tomatoes)
A versatile sweet and sour Austrian kraut side dish. Caramelized onions, tomatoes and white cabbage are stewed together and spiced with caraway seed.

German-Style Vegan Carrot-Fennel Soup Recipe
This soup is made completely vegan and ready in a half an hour. It tastes so good that even meat and potato people will enjoy having their vegetables this way.

German Lentil Soup (Linseneintopf) Recipe
German lentil soup or linseneintopf is a hearty, one-dish meal. It can also be made vegetarian, by omitting the sausage in this recipe.

German Salad Dressing for Lettuce Salad (Salatsauce) Recipe
A simple German salad dressing for lettuce salads. Try this dressing with sweet butter lettuce for a continental taste treat.

German Red Cabbage Coleslaw (Rotkohlsalat) Recipe
This German raw, red cabbage coleslaw recipe is delicious, nutritious, low-carb and dressed with vinegar and oil for safe hot-weather eating.

German Christmas Sugar Cookies (Allgauer Butter S fuer Weihnachten) Recipe
This German sugar cookie shaped into an

German Herbed Quark Cream (Kräuterquark) Recipe
This German herbed quark cream is often served at restaurants as an appetizer spread for bread, with baked or boiled potatoes, or even hard-cooked eggs.

German Apple Cake Recipe Made With Whole Wheat And Agave Syrup
This German apple cake is made with whole-wheat pastry flour, agave syrup and yogurt for a healthier spin on the classic recipe.

The Etiquette of Visiting and Eating in a German Household
Here are some simple, common-sense etiquette tips when you visit and dine in a German home. Just remember what your mother taught you, relax and have fun.

Viennese Gugelhupf Cake (Altwiener Napfkuchen) Recipe
Gugelhupf Cake, thought to have southern German and Austrian origins, is a yeast-leavened cake baked in a Gugelhupf form, similar to a Bundt pan.

Hearty & Healthy Sauerkraut White Bean Soup
This slightly spiced probiotic rich German sauerkraut white bean wurst soup is hearty and healthy. A fast and easy to make recipe.

Easy East Prussian Bread Soup (Ostpreußische Brotsuppe)
This fairly quick and easy East Prussian bread soup has an appetizing sweet and sour tang. It's a convenient way to put stale bread to good use.

Easy German Caraway Meatballs
Traditional savory spicy meatballs with caraway seeds, herbs and spices are a German favorite.This is a quick and easy recipe packed with flavor.

Pumpkin Thyme Duck Fat Schmalz
A seasonal flavor twist on traditional schmaltz. This duck fat version is infused with roasted pumpkin puree, chopped thyme and red onions.

Red Beet Whole Wheat Bread
A rustic whole wheat German bread with the earthy flavor and beautiful bright red color of grated beets. A seasonal stunner for any holiday table.

Cashew Turkey Schnitzel in Tarragon Cream sauce
Thinly cut turkey breast coated in crunchy cashews and pan fried. This turkey schnitzel is served with tarragon cream sauce flavored with a dark roux

Parsley Root Cream Soup with Gouda Croutons
This creamy German soup recipe contain both parsley root and fresh parsley. homemade aged gouda croutons are added for crunch and flavor.

Beef Roulade (Rouladen Hausfrauenart) Recipe
German Roulades are thin slices of beef rolled around pickle, mustard, onion and bacon that are browned and braised for a succulent dish.

Authentic Wiener Schnitzel (Viennese Cutlet) Recipe
Wiener Schnitzel means

German Black Forest Cherry Cake (Schwarzwaelder Kirschtorte) Recipe
Black Forest Cake, or Schwarzwälder Kirschtorte, is a rich chocolate German sponge cake with kirsch-laced cherries and whipped cream.

Recipe for Succulent German Roast Chicken and Gravy
This easy German roast chicken recipe has an apple-walnut-raisins stuffing. Put it in the oven, turn it over and dinner virtually makes itself..

Swiss German Ragout (Zurcher Geschnetzeltes) Recipe
A simple stew recipe from Switzerland, Zurich Ragout is an easy dinner made in a white sauce with mushrooms and white wine.

Meatballs in Gravy (Konigsberger Klopse) Recipe
An East Prussian (now Poland) specialty, these meatballs in white sauce are flavored with capers and lemon and served with potatoes and pickled beets throughout Germany.

Small German Marble Cake (Marmorkuchen Fuer Zwei) Recipe
This German marble cake recipe, or marmorkuchen, is delicious with coffee and is made in a small Bundt pan, but the recipe can be doubled.

Recipe To Make Homemade German Sauerkraut In A Jar
German Sauerkraut can be made at home and ready to eat in a few weeks with this simple recipe and a 1-quart Mason jar.

Fish Fillets Fried in Beer Batter with Apple Mustard Cream
Ocean perch strips pan fried in crispy golden beer batter studded with chopped herbs and served with a chunky sweet and spicy apple mustard cream.

Fall Fruit Patchwork Sheet Cake
This beautiful German Fall fruit patchwork sheet cake has blackberries, cranberries and apricot halves in a lovely cake base that is not too sweet.

Easy German Recipe for Boneless Mustard Pork Chops
This easy Boneless Mustard Pork Chop recipe has a mustard cream sauce that cooks up quickly with traditional German ingredients.

Rutabaga Pumpkin Cream Soup
Creamy rutabaga pumpkin soup with a hint of nutmeg spice. Thick cut bacon and caramelized shallots add big flavor to this gorgeous fall soup.

Juicy Pork Roast in Malt Beer Sauce
A juicy whole pork roast simmered in malt beer sauce with dried fruit seasoned with with sage, onion and garlic. A perfect Oktoberfest recipe.

Top off-beat eats at Munich's Oktoberfest
Top off-beat eats at Munich's Oktoberfest

Oktoberfest Spinach Pretzel Knoedel
Spinach Pretzel Knoedel at Munich's Oktoberfest in Germany

Oktoberfest mackerel fish on a stick
Mackerel Fish on a Stick at Munich's Oktoberfest in Germany

Oktoberfest Roasted Ox Sandwich
Roasted ox sandwich at Munich's Oktoberfest in Germany

Oktoberfest Egg Liquor Gugelhupf
Egg Liquor Gugelhupf at Munich's Oktoberfest in Germany

Oktoberfest Chili Caramelized Mixed Nuts
Chili Caramelized Mixed Nuts at Munich's Oktoberfest in Germany

Oktoberfest Spiral Potatoes with Garlic Salt
Spiral Potatoes with Garlic Salt at Munich's Oktoberfest in Germany

Oktoberfest Kinderschokolade Crepes
Kinderschokolade Crepes at Munich's Oktoberfest in Germany

Nutty Beef Schnitzel
Minute steaks are turned into an unusual German schnitzel dish with the addition of a nut encrusted coating.

Braised cucumbers and Tomatoes in Creamy Dill Sauce
A quick, easy and flavorful German style braised cucumber and tomato dish smothered in a creamy Dill sauce native to the German city of Hannover

Chard Carrot Rösti with Chive Basil Yogurt Sauce
A low-carb vegetable rösti made with Swiss chard and shredded carrots, served with a herb yogurt cheese sauce and garnished with chive blossoms.

Quick & Easy Salted Herring and Apple Salad
A quick and east traditional German salted herring salad native to the German city of Hamburg. Crisp apples and sour pickles add great flavor.

Blushing Girl Meringue Dessert
Meringue and red currant jelly combine to create a light fluffy dessert with a lovely slightly pink color appropriately called

Mini Apple Pecan Tarts in a Cinnamon Crust
Pretty apple shaped German mini MacIntosh apple tarts in a flavorful cinnamon crust filled with a thin layer of a sweet crème fraîche mixture.

Sauerkraut Knoedel with Creamy Beet Horseradish Salad
A vegetarian variation on traditional german food, sauerkraut is added to bread dumplings and paired with a spicy, creamy horseradish beet salad.

Pork Medallions Topped with Mustard Potato Paste
In this German boneless pork recipe, seasoned pork medallions are braised then topped with a spicy mustard potato paste and baked in the oven.

Riesling Rosemary Gugelhupf
A savory German Riesling gugelhupf or bundt cake laced with fragrant fresh rosemary and crunchy toasted almonds. Delicious slathered with butter.

German Dill Sauce (Dillsosse) Recipe Made With Sour Cream And Dill
This Sour Cream and Dill Sauce recipe is tasty on just about anything, but it's especially good on eggs and potatoes, or try it over a baked potato.

Apple, Leek Cashew Tart in Whole Wheat Crust
A cross between a tart and a quiche, apple, leek, red pepper, gruyere cheese pieces are topped with cashews wrapped in a whole wheat crust.

Recipe for Rye Bread with Sourdough - Roggenbrot
This rye sourdough bread is started with rye flour and finished with bread flour after an overnight sponge. Additional yeast is necessary for a good rise in this rye bread recipe. A 70% hydration, 1.9% salt as well as barley malt syrup round out this tart rye sourdough bread.

Noodle Salad from Germany - German Pasta Salad
The usual German pasta salad is made with mayonnaise, pickles, bologna and cheese. Here is a recipe for very delicious

Three Kinds of No-Knead Bread Recipes
A comparison of three, no-knead bread techniques and their results in photos. Jim Lahey's technique for no-knead bread, as well as Jeff Hertzberg and Zoe Francois' Boule recipe together with King Arthur Flour recipe for 100% whole wheat sandwich loaf.

Comparison of Three, No-Knead Bread Baking Methods - Modern Bread Baking - Does No-Knead Bread Fit into your Life?
A comparison of three, no-knead bread techniques and their results in photos. Jim Lahey's technique for no-knead bread, as well as Jeff Hertzberg and Zoe Francois' Boule recipe together with King Arthur Flour recipe for 100% whole wheat sandwich loaf.

Whole Rye Bread Recipe - Vollkornbrot with Sourdough Starter
Vollkornbrot is a rye bread from Germany. Using a sourdough starter and whole rye berries, this is as close as you can get to Vollkornbrot without getting on an airplane. Easy to make - although it has a 16 hour fermentation the other steps are simple.

German Style Pear Ginger Walnut Cake
A German style ginger pear cake laced with crunchy walnuts and nestled between two layers of walnut cake. Topped with a spicy ginger sugar glaze.

Sauerkraut Bacon Chive Stuffed Potatoes
These sauerkraut scallion stuffed potatoes are wrapped in bacon, sprinkled with aged gouda cheese and served with garlic crème fraîche on the side.

Chicken Sausage in a Bread Crust with Caramelized Onions & Sauerkraut
Chicken sausage tart in a farmer's bread crust with a creamy caramelized onion and sauerkraut filling.

Duck Breast in Honey Vinegar Sauce
Boneless duck breast in a sweet and tangy honey vinegar sauce with caramelized pearl onions.

Roast Beef in Apple Potato Rösti Crust
A lean beef roast, slathered with stone ground mustard and wrapped in a crispy apple potato rösti crust.

Spiced Honey Sauerkraut
A honey flavored sauerkraut spiced with bay leaf, juniper berries, cloves and cinnamon. A perfect side dish for wurst, chicken or pork.

Celery Root Schnitzel with Gouda, Apple Pea Shoot Salad
Vegetarian schnitzel using thick slices of celery root pan fried in a pumpkin seed bread crumb mix. Served with a gouda cheese, pea shoot, apple salad.

Elderberry Marzipan Streusel Cake
A fancy looking German recipe that is very simple to make. Fresh elderberries are cradled between two layers of luscious homemade marzipan streusel.

Potato, Apple, Gouda, Nut Mini Casseroles in Horseradish Cream
Potatoes, apples, nuts, gouda cheese are smothered in horseradish spike cream, baked to golden perfection and served in individual ramekins.

Blueberry Oatmeal Sheet Cake with Meringue Lattice
A fresh blueberry, oatmeal sheet cake topped with a pretty sugar, oatmeal marine lattice.

Wurst Salad with Marjoram
Bologna wurst, Emmental cheese, sweet raw onion ring salad accented with fresh marjoram leaves tossed in a chive sunflower oil dressing

Lemon Thyme Lamb
Lamb chops are marinated in thyme and olive oil and slow roasted with red onions, shallots and fresh lemons. A perfect light summer or spring dish

Eggs & Potatoes in Green Herb Sauce
A large platter of hard boiled eggs and potatoes smothered in a creamy 5 herb stemming sauce with red cabbage tossed in a white balsamic vinaigrette.

Sauerkraut Bratwurst Cheese Pie
A German style savory pie containing white wine drenched sauerkraut with smoked bacon pieces, bratwurst and cheese.

Lavender Bee Sting Cake
A lovely flavor riff on the traditional German Bee Sting (Beinenstich) cake using homemade lavender scented pastry cream.

Strawberry Gugelhupf
This pretty strawberry Gugelhupf is covered with a pink glaze made from fresh strawberries. It also contains and is garnished with dried strawberries.

Lamb Chops with Onion Ham Sauce
A flavorful German lamb chop recipe perfect for the Easter table. The chops are pan fried until golden then smothered in a creamy onion flavored ham sauce.

Cod Skewers with Strawberries & Rosemary
Perfect for the skillet or the BBQ, these cod skewers are packed with summer flavor including fresh rosemary and juicy summer strawberries.

Creamy Red Lentil Dip
An easy, flavorful dip for the hot weather. Crème fraîche, feta, fresh garlic and thyme are mixed with red lentils for a perfect appetizer.

Chicken Rolls in Pickle Radish Cream
Chicken smoked ham rolls accented with dill are smothered in a creamy pickle radish sauce.

Herring Beet Pickle Salad
A German twist on the classic Russian Under fur Coat salad. A fish shaped dish with pickles, egg, chives and beets.

Pork Filet Wrapped in Rainbow Swiss Chard in Beer Cream Sauce
Whole pork roast, peppers, sauerkraut and bacon wrapped in rainbow swiss chard, simmered in beer and served with a creamy pale lager sauce.

Sour Cherry Open Layer Torte with Poppy Seed Cream
A German layered dessert featuring poppy seed spiked whipped cream and sugared sour cherries between flat circles of sweet dough.

Herb Potato Gouda Soup
A creamy German style soup combining a variety of chopped fresh herbs, potatoes and young gouda cheese topped with toasted sunflower seeds.

Mint Sticky Rolls
Homemade German Sticky Rolls swirled with fresh mint almond agave pesto topped with lemon glaze made with fresh lemon juice and lemon zest.

Meatball Apple Thyme Salad
A German salad of thyme flavored meatballs on top of chopped greens, cherry tomatoes and apples with an olive oil, white wine vinegar, thyme dressing.

Chilled Apple Cream Dessert
This no bake German dessert called

Banana Walnut Streusel Cake with Caramel Sauce
A German Banana cake recipe covered with hazelnut brown sugar streusel with homemade caramel sauce drizzled over the top

Cucumber Pepper Terrine
A German style no bake cucumber wrapped cheese terrine studded with colorful peppers and fresh herbs.

Pork Medallions with Fresh Herb Crust
A lovely light German boneless pork dish topped with an herbed cheese crust. Perfect for seasonal use of herbs.

Sauerkraut Spelt Hand Pies
Healthy spelt flour is used to create these German style hand pies with a filling of sauerkraut, apples, onions, potato and pieces of thick cut ham.

Creamy Poached Eggs with Spinach
A German style egg dish perfect for brunch, Poached eggs and spinach in a creamy sauce studded with crispy bacon pieces, chives and garlic.

Apple, Pear & Ham Pfannkuchen
A German pfannkuchen or pancake studded with apples, pears and crispy bacon is baked in the oven to golden perfection.

Potato Marjoram Bread
Fresh marjoram and thick cut ham bring the flavor to this German potato bread recipe.

Chicken Lentil Apple Salad
A German style chicken salad with yellow lentils, golden apples in a creamy mustard sauce sprinkled with raw sunflower seeds.

Salmon with Apple and Pesto
Salmon fillets layered with apples, onions, pesto and gouda cheese garnished with fresh basil, cherry tomatoes, A German-Italian flavor fusion flavor.

Gratuitous Photo of Crust on Baguette
This beautiful photo show a perfect, crackly crust on homemade baguettes. Break bread and enjoy!

Pat the Dough into a Rectangle
Pat the dough flat but do not deflate in order to make the best baguettes you can at home.

Fold and Pinch the Dough Closed
Folding and pinching the dough closed starts to form surface tension which holds the loaf together. Photo shows the method.

Placing the Baguettes on the Sheet for the Last Rise
Place the baguettes on a sheet of parchment paper and use the paper the help the loaves hold their shape. See photo.

After the Final Rise - Slashing
After the final rise you will want to score or slash your bread dough to allow for oven expansion. Here is one way to do it.

Baked Baguettes - Showing the Crumb
This photo shows the crumb and crust of a baguette baked on a stone in a home oven with steam.

Cut the Dough Into Equal Pieces
Cut the dough into equal pieces and weigh them for best results. See how to do this in an illustrated how- to.

Four Hour Baguettes
How to make baguette bread with crispy crust at home in four hours. A simple recipe and photo step by step.

What The Dough Looks Like
Picture shows the consistency of the baguette dough before the first rise.

First Rise of Baguette Dough Picture
This photo shows baguette dough in a large measuring cup before its first rise.

Dough Level After First Rise
Photo of Dough Level After First Rise

Dough Consistency Has Changed Considerably After a First Rise
Here you can see the changes in the dough for homemade baguettes after the first rise.

Pat the Dough into a Rectangle
The dough is deflated by patting into a rectangle and folding like a letter. See photos of how it is patted and folded here.

Fold the Dough In-Between Rises
Folding the dough in-between rises helps the bread rise better and bake up with a good crumb. See photo.

Second Rise of Baguette Dough
The second rise helps the dough become more flavorful and light and airy. Photo of dough is shown.

How to Make a Cream Sauce in a Double Boiler
Learn how to make a cream sauce with egg yolks in a double boiler.

Place The Meringues Far Apart on the Cookie Sheet
Leave some space for the egg whites to expand in the oven. You can fit about twenty cookies on a half sheet.

Baking the Meringues
Information on baking the meringue cookies.

Other Tips About Making Meringues
Things to think about when making meringues.

Making sauce in a double boiler
Making sauce in a double boiler with egg yolks and wine.

Making sauce in a double boiler with egg yolks and wine.
This sauce is made in a double boiler and is ready to serve.

Showing Sauce on Back of Spoon to Gauge if Done
This sauce is made in a double boiler and is ready to serve.

Serving Suggestion for Wine Cream Sauce - Over Dumplings
Serving Suggestion for Wine Cream Sauce - Over Dumplings

Serving Suggestion for Wine Cream Sauce - Over Compote
Serving Suggestion for Wine Cream Sauce - Over Compote

Whip Egg Whites in Very Clean Containers
Start meringues by making sure all your utensils and bowl are clean and your cookie sheets are ready.

Start Whipping the Egg Whites on Medium
Start whipping the egg whites on medium speed, then increase to high speed.

Begin to Add the Sugar to the Egg Whites
Add the sugar a little at a time after the egg whites are foamy and just forming peaks.

Fill a Pastry Bag With Meringue
Fill the pastry bag with the egg white mixture.

Making Homemade Meringue Cookies
Making homemade meringue cookies is easy and saves money. They are a great basis for desserts and do not need refrigeration.

Double Boiler - Side View
Double Boiler - Side View. German Food.

Shaping an Epi Loaf
How to form a bread dough into an epi shape. An epi makes good party bread. Any dough can be used.

Shaping an Epi Loaf - Baton
How to form a bread dough into an epi shape. Any dough can be used.

Shaping an Epi Loaf - Cuts
How to form a bread dough into an epi shape. Any dough can be used.

Shaping an Epi Loaf - A Different Dough
How to form a bread dough into an epi shape. Any dough can be used.

Shaping an Epi Loaf - More Views
How to form a bread dough into an epi shape. Any dough can be used. This six grain bread is a different use of the epi shaping technique.

Shaping an Epi Loaf - Baked Loaf
How to form a bread dough into an epi shape. Any dough can be used. This six grain bread is a different use of the epi shaping technique. View of finished loaf of bread.

Another View of the Gingerbread House
This gingerbread house takes on the form of a rustic mountain cabin or Swiss Chalet. You can make a gingerbread house from scratch using these simple, illustrated instructions. Pictures of gingerbread house assembly.

Gingerbread House Step By Step - How to Assemble a Gingerbread HouseGingerbread House Step By Step - How to Assemble a Gingerbread House
This gingerbread house takes on the form of a rustic mountain cabin or Swiss Chalet. You can make a gingerbread house from scratch using these simple, illustrated instructions. Pictures of gingerbread house assembly.

Make Your Template and Cut Out Your House
This gingerbread house takes on the form of a rustic mountain cabin or Swiss Chalet. You can make a gingerbread house from scratch using these simple, illustrated instructions. Pictures of gingerbread house assembly.

Begin Decorating Gingerbread House
This gingerbread house takes on the form of a rustic mountain cabin or Swiss Chalet. You can make a gingerbread house from scratch using these simple, illustrated instructions. Pictures of gingerbread house assembly.

Assemble the Gingerbread House
This gingerbread house takes on the form of a rustic mountain cabin or Swiss Chalet. You can make a gingerbread house from scratch using these simple, illustrated instructions. Pictures of gingerbread house assembly.

Set the Roof on the House
This gingerbread house takes on the form of a rustic mountain cabin or Swiss Chalet. You can make a gingerbread house from scratch using these simple, illustrated instructions. Pictures of gingerbread house assembly.

Close Up of Roof and Fascia
This gingerbread house takes on the form of a rustic mountain cabin or Swiss Chalet. You can make a gingerbread house from scratch using these simple, illustrated instructions. Pictures of gingerbread house assembly.

Finish Decorating Your House
This gingerbread house takes on the form of a rustic mountain cabin or Swiss Chalet. You can make a gingerbread house from scratch using these simple, illustrated instructions. Pictures of gingerbread house assembly.