Germany

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Christmas

Elisen Gingerbread Cookies

Here in Germany almost every region has its own traditional Gingerbread Cookie recipe. The recipe down below is a special one though, because it reminds me of all trips to

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Desserts

Jam-Filled Yeast Dumplings

In the past few years right in front of the town hall in Frankfurt there is a vendor who is selling delicious Jam-Filled Yeast Dumplings. Every year at least once

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Christmas

Candied Almonds

There are plenty of different candied almonds that you can find at the German Christmas Market. The recipe below makes those sweet and a bit of crunchy. If that’s what

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Christmas

Marzipan Potatoes

Marzipan just belongs to Christmas celebration! It’s doesn’t matter or as a cake, cookie or potato. At the German Christmas Market, you can always find Marzipan prepared in several different

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Christmas

Chocolate Fruit Skewers

There are some fruits that go extremely well with chocolate, I hope you agree with me on that. In the recipe down below I would love to share with you

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German Roasted Chestnuts
Christmas

German Roasted Chestnuts

I cannot imagine that there is one person in the world who doesn’t like those warm, sweet and potato-like German roasted chestnuts! The only challenge to enjoy those is to

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German Christmas Market Drinks
Drinks

German Christmas Market Drinks

Today I am very excited because I would lobe to share with you 6 of my favourite German Christmas Market Drinks that aren’t a mulled wine. Keep in mind that

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Nord German Potato Salad
Sides

Nord German Potato Salad

Today I would like to share with you the most delicious Nord German potato salad recipe. This particular potato salad from the North of Germany is made with mayo dressing.

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Bavarian Potato Salad
Sides

Traditional Bavarian Potato Salad

In this recipe, I will show you step-by-step how to make traditional Bavarian potato salad. There are plenty German potato recipes out there, but the most important thing to remember

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Dinner

Wild Garlic Pesto Pasta

Wild garlic is one of the most delicious plants. It looks so innocent, but I swear you have never had something so flavourful in your mouth. If you like robust,

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German Pea Soup
Soups

German Green Pea Soup

The first time when I had German green pea soup was at the Frankfurt Christmas market. Each year at least one vendor is selling traditional German soups. This is such

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Armer Ritter with Cinnamon & Vanilla Sauce
Breakfast

German Poor Knights

Everything that I want on autumn Sunday morning is a fluffy toast, layered with freshly made plum mousse that melts in one’s mouth. I love putting this extra afford to

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Mixed Berry Shortcake
Desserts

Mixed Berry Shortcake

Mixed Berry Shortcake is one of my favourite cakes for summer – it is light, has wonderful flavours and it’s seasonal. I grew up in a house with a big

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Christmas

Duck Breast with Cherry Sauce

Duck breast with cherry sauce is a very elegant and easy meal to make for a dinner. To accompany this dish you can use mash potato or cooked rice. The

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White Asparagus Salad with Boiled Egg and Ham

White Asparagus Salad with Ham and Egg

White asparagus salad is extremely delicious! This white asparagus season I wanted to try new white asparagus dish. Every year I enjoy White Asparagus with Boiled Potatoes, Ham and Sauce Hollandaise

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Soups

Creamy Chanterelle Soup

I love how German restaurants offer seasonal dishes. As soon as the white asparagus time is over the Germans start eating chanterelle – and that’s in many possible combinations. My

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Traditional Frankfurt Bethmännchen
Christmas

Traditional Frankfurt’s Bethmännchen

Bethmännchen is German pastry originated in Frankfurt. Bethmännchen are baked for Christmas, and you can buy them on Frankfurts Christmas Market. The legend says that this cookie was developed for

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pumpkin soup
Soups

Creamy Pumpkin Soup

This is a classic dish that everybody should try during autumn. It’s getting colder outside and we are more keen to eat soups. The pumpkin soup with its nutty flavor

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waffles with icing sugar
Breakfast

Waffles with icing sugar

Matthias waited really long time before he made me his special breakfast – waffles with icing sugar. And guess what? It became one of my favorite dishes! Here I wanted

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traditional german potato pancake
Dinner

German potato pancake with garlic sauce

Potato pancakes are not only traditional in Poland, but also in Germany, Czech, Slovakia, Ukrain, Balarus, Austria and even Luxembourg. Each of those countries has a different variation of this

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