Tag: fall

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. […]

Easy pork and beef Lasagna with Bechamel sauce

This classic Italian pork and beef lasagna with bechamel sauce recipe is delicious, easy to assemble, and comes together in just 1 hour including preparation time. A perfect soul food treat for kids and grown ups. About 1,5 years ago when my daughter was 10 months we flew to Namibia […]

Best Homemade Apple rolls

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 […]

Creamy leek soup with ground pork

This creamy leek soup with ground pork is very flavorful! Made without vegetable stock, just with leek, cream cheese, heavy cream, ground pork, garlic and onion. Ready in just 35 minutes including preparation time. It’s perfect for a weeknight dinner, especially on the cold rainy day or to feed a […]

Orange Cream Dessert with Orange Sauce

Two months ago I took part in the German version of come dine with me, ”Das perfekte Dinner“, whereby I made Namibian food. Das perfekte Dinner show is about five amateur chefs from the same city/town, competing against each other by hosting a dinner party for the other contestants. Each […]

4 – Ingredient Tzatziki Recipe

I love Tzatziki! I’m just obsessed with this Greek dip made using garlic, yogurt, cucumber and olive oil. Every time we go to a Greek restaurant, I always ask for more tzatziki. This tzatziki recipe is way better than the store-bought one. It’s delicious, absolutely foolproof just like puff pastry […]

Fried Battered Apple Rings

A month ago I was 100% sure that this week I will be posting bifteki (Greek beef meatballs/patties stuffed with feta cheese) recipe. Last night while going through the photos, I’ve realized that I only took photos up to the stage where I put bifteki in the oven and I […]

Best fresh herb bread recipe

Do you guys like a homemade bread? Well my family and I love it! At least once a month, I make bread!! We just love homemade bread, because it makes the whole house smell heavenly and it’s sooooo tasty, especially while it’s still warm. I must admit that, I didn’t […]