Tag: winter

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 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 […]

Potato leek casserole with ground pork

This simple and crowd pleaser potato leek casserole with ground pork is flavorful. Made with potatoes, leek, ground meat, heavy cream, onion, garlic and grated cheese in 1 h 30 min. I’m a huge fan of leek. If it was up to me, I will make leek featured dishes as […]

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 […]

German green bean soup with beef and potatoes

A German classic, this green bean soup with beef is hearty, delicious and easy to make! Green bean soup or Grüne Bohnensuppe is a typical German dish. My mum in law, Beate makes it tons of times around this time of the year, with green beans from her Garden. The […]