Month: December 2019

Best German egg liqueur (Eierlikör)

This creamy, thick and not too sweet German egg liqueur is so delicious, very easy and quick to make. Packed with egg yolks, rum, evaporated milk, sugar and vanilla bean. Makes a perfect Christmas, Easter or anytime gift from the kitchen. Every year shortly before Christmas my sister in law, […]

German alcohol – free Christmas punch (Kinderpunsch)

Delicious, healthy and easy to follow alcohol – free Christmas punch. Made with fruit tea, orange juice, fresh oranges, cherry – apple juice and spices. Makes a perfect last minute gift from the kitchen. During Christmas my father in law is always responsible for making Glühwein (German hot mulled wine) […]

Best German gingerbread cookies (Lebkuchen)

These moist, fluffy, sweet and easy-to-follow German gingerbread cookies with a cake-like texture are guaranteed to be your favorite cookies for the holidays! Loaded with candied fruits, spices and nuts. Today I would like to share with you Beate’s go-to German gingerbread cookie recipe otherwise known as Lebkuchen or Pfefferkuchen […]

Homemade gingerbread spice mix

There is nothing better than homemade gingerbread spice mix. It’s super easy and quick to make. Easy enough to be made by kids too and give it out as holiday gifts. This gingerbread spice mix made with cinnamon, nutmeg, star anise, cardamom, cloves and ginger goes well with almost anything. […]

Ravioli with pistachio cheese sauce

Ravioli with pistachio cheese sauce is a divine and super quick dinner that you can throw together in just 10 minutes. And it’s made with just 4 ingredients. My parents in law were recently in Sicily, Italy. After their 2 week-vacation on this beautiful island they brought us lots of […]