Tag: German

Best lemon cheesecake with creamy topping

This is one of the best cheesecakes that I’ve eaten and baked. It’s very creamy, refreshing, not too sweet and easy enough to be made by beginners too. I’ve baked this lemon cheesecake tons of time to count and it always turns out well. Even my husband who always claims […]

Best Carrot and Zucchini Lasagna

This carrot and zucchini lasagna is so simple, yet so delicious. Made with zucchini, carrots, tomatoes, heavy cream and vegetable stock. I’ve made it numerous times and it’s always a hit! My family and I are vegetarians 5 – days a week. One of my favorite vegetarian recipes is this […]

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 […]

Pork tenderloin & creamy mushroom sauce in puff pastry

This pork tenderloin and creamy mushroom leek bacon sauce wrapped in store-bought puff pastry is definitely a keeper! It is so easy to prepare yet so delicious! Pork tenderloin (pork fillet) and creamy mushroom leek sauce wrapped in puff pastry is one of my favorite recipes to make when expecting […]

Easy roasted goose leg and gravy recipe

Easiest and best roasted goose leg and gravy recipe ever! Made with just 4 ingredients. Perfect main dish for any special occasion such as birthday, Christmas or mother’s day. I hardly cook on Sundays. The only time I cook is when expecting guests and that’s about four times a year. […]

German style pork shashlik recipe

This juicy, tender and tasty German pork shashlik recipe from the oven makes a perfect meal to feed the crowd on chilly nights. Made with pork, onions, bell peppers and vegetable stock without marinating the meat. And served with curry spicy ketchup. Shashlik is my grandma in law, Rosa ‘s […]

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. […]