German

Authentic German recipes from my family in law. My family in law live in the Bavarian region and they are very proud of their cuisine. Most of the recipes especially German layer cakes, Jelly filled doughnuts or roasted goose are made with the help of my foodie and best cook ever mum in law.

Celeriac Schnitzel

Double coated with eggs and homemade bread crumbs before frying, this celeriac schnitzel makes a great vegetarian alternative to pork or veal schnitzel. Serve it for lunch, or dinner with any salad of your choice from potato salad, green salad to carrot salad. Celeriac schnitzel (celery root schnitzel) is healthy, […]

German Cruller Recipe

These donuts shaped pastries aka German crullers (Spritzkuchen) made from a twice cooked dough (choux pastry) and glazed with icing are very popular in Franconian region (Bavaria), Germany during carnival season just like Krapfen and Apfelkrapfen. They are extremely soft and airy on the inside and crispy on the outside. […]

Poppy Seed Roll (Mohnstriezel)

Easy and perfect German poppy seed roll aka poppy seed coffeee cake. Made with homemade yeast dough that’s filled with homemade poppy seed marzipan filling and finished off with crumbles to create a delicious dessert worthy of any celebration. My husband, Jo is a huge fan of marzipan and poppy […]

German Bread Dumpling

The German bread dumpling my husband’s grandmother has been making for over 70 years. She passed down the recipe to my mother in law, Beate and Beate passed it down to me. Semmelknödel or Serviettkloß or Semmelkloß aka bread dumpling is one of the typical side dishes in Bavaria, Germany. […]

Roast goose breast with gravy recipe

An easy to make, no-fuss and perfect recipe for roast goose breast and gravy with step by step photos just like how my husband’s grandmother used to make it. It’s superbly juicy and flavorful and served with an amazing gravy out of the drippings. Made with a handful of ingredients […]

Ham And Cheese Pancakes

These thin and sugar – free German style pancakes with a French touch are a family favorite! They’re delicious, so simple and quick to make. Easy enough to be made by kids too! The pancakes are made with ingredients that everyone has in their kitchen: milk, flour, salt, sparkling water […]

No Bake Raspberry Cheesecake Cups

These no bake raspberry cheesecake cups with the right amount of sweetness are absolutely scrumptious, ultra simple and quick to make. Made with raspberry puree that’s thickened with gelatin, whipped cream and cream cheese and finished off with cookie crumbs to create a delicious dessert that’s perfect for any occasion. […]

Almond Crescent Cookies Dipped In Chocolate

These almond crescent cookies dipped in chocolate are absolutely amazing! They’re quick, easy and delicious! Way better than store-bought ones! Made with only 5 ingredients: Marzipan, egg white and sugar and almond flakes and dipped in chocolate after baking. Make such a great holiday treat! My husband is a huge […]

Chocolate Chip Buns

These are world’s best homemade chocolate buns you’ll ever make. They’re super easy to make, extremely fluffy, soft, light, not too sweet and highly addictive. Made with ingredients you probably have on hand. Enjoy the chocolate buns for breakfast, brunch, afternoon tea/ coffee or as a snack. These chocolate buns […]