Sweet yeast cakes and breads

Sweet yeast cakes and breads made with sweet yeast doughs and filled with from poppy seed, nuts, marzipan, raisins to chocolate. A perfect anytime treat.

No Yeast Raisin Buns

Easy and delicious raisin buns made with baking powder instead of yeast in no time. No “waiting time” just make the dough, shape it into buns and bake. These raisin buns are delicious, fluffy, so easy and only take 35 minutes to make including preparation time. Easy enough to be […]

Quick German nut braid

Made with no yeast dough and filled with hazelnut almond marzipan chocolate filling, this beautiful looking German nut braid is fluffy, moist, tastes amazing and it will definitely make you feel like a pro in the kitchen. No yeast nut braid – a speedy version of the German nut braid […]

No Yeast Chocolate Chip Buns

Easy and delicious chocolate chip buns made with baking powder instead of yeast in no time. No “waiting time” just make the dough, shape it into buns and bake. These no yeast chocolate chip buns are delicious, so easy and only take 30 minutes to make including preparation time. Easy […]

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. […]

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 […]

Apple fritter bites

These apple fritter bites with a great hint of cinnamon made by dipping apple cubes in a yeast batter are family favorite! They are so tasty, simple and fun to make with kids. Make a great travel or picnic snack. My husband’s great aunt made fried apple bites aka. Apfelkräpfla […]

Homemade German Nut Braid with Marzipan (Nusszopf)

This is the best nut braid ever! It’s fluffy, moist and gloriously delicious! Made with homemade sweet yeasted dough and hazelnut – Marzipan filling. Each and every year shortly before Easter my mum in law, Beate makes baked goodies from Geschnittene Hasen (Twisted fried pastries), Easter bread to nut braid. […]

Easy Homemade Raisin Buns

These fluffy, not too sweet, raisin buns made with yeasted dough make a perfect breakfast, brunch or snack. This raisin bun recipe is so fluffy, delicious and easy to follow (perfect for beginner bakers). Made with yeast, milk, flour, raisins, egg and sugar. Perfect for breakfast, brunch, afternoon tea or […]

Homemade Apple Rolls Recipe

Easy to follow, fluffy, moist and insanely delicious apple rolls made entirely from scratch. A perfect treat for the whole family!! German apple doughnut recipe is one of the popular recipes on this blog. After I’ve posted it at the beginning of this year, many have been asking if it’s […]