German Dark Chocolate Fudge Brownies with Black Cherry Preserves Sweet baked apricots infused with cherry brandy, adding a nice contrast to their creamy blue cheese filling. Egg custard cake with a pie crust, vanilla quark layer, and egg-flavored top layer. Bake a home version of the classic multi-layered cake. Following is a collection of recipes for authentic German cookies, cakes and other desserts baked according to centuries-old traditions. Makes a great cake to serve in the afternoon or birthdays. Eberswälder Spritzkuchen This oven-roasted chicken is inspired by the Brathaehnchen served commonly in Bavarian Biergartens, small shops, and food carts. A raspberry jam-filled rolled cake perfect for the spring and summer months. All rights reserved. Chocolate Soup This recipe for vanillekipferl, or German vanilla crescent cookies, is made with ground nuts and finished with a dusting of vanilla sugar. A stunning homemade meringue wreath with rhubarb cream and garnished with strawberries. Old Berlin Apple Cake Spiced Honey Squares – German Christmas Cookies Cookies with eggs, cinnamon, and lemon, with sweet hazelnut topping. Spiced Honey Slices (Honigkuchen) The yeast cake balances out the sweetness of the filling and topping. Easter Cake from Saxony with quark, almonds, currants and brandy or rum. Cakes are for all occasions, birthdays, anniveraries, christenings, weddings and also for coffee and cake in the afternoon. Potsdamer Festtagskuchen You will love serving these wonderful time honored cakes, pastries, puddings and compotes to your family, neighbors and friends. Chocolate-Seeded Black Forest Cherries with Cherry Brandy Coulis Raspberry Jelly Roll Leftover, dry bread rolls are combined and softened with milk, egg and sugar, flavored with vanilla, cinnamon and nutmeg, and spiked with sweet or sour cherries. An exclusive recipe from Chef Alexander Haebe, Mandarin Oriental Hotel, Washington DC. Dresden Christmas Stollen Rosehip Cinnamon Mousse German jelly-filled donuts, sold year-round at bakeries, but also a must-have staple during Karneval season. These cooked apples hide a liqueur-flavored fruit cream inside. This East German version of a Christmas classic is fragrant with butter, candied fruits, raisins, a little rum flavoring and dusted sugar. Chocolate Oat Crispies Spring strawberry tartlets combine a white wine flavored creme fraiche (or sour cream) with fresh sweet strawberries. A buttery brioche cake with a caramel cream, named Bee Sting because it is glazed with honey just before baking. Lebkuchen Bars – German Christmas Cookies Baked Apples with Marzipan and Cranberry Steamed Sweet Austrian Dumplings 2 hrs Ratings. German chocolate quark cheesecake with a chocolate brandy cream glaze. Almond Berry (or Cherry) Torte An East German chocolate frosted cake favorite, bristling with almonds to look like a wild deer hide. A traditional sweet dessert from the South West corner of Germany. A classic German variation of a gingerbread cookie to make ahead for your Christmas cookie bin or stocking gifts. Makes for a delightful contrast in flavors and textures. Rich and delicious! The Traditional German Christmas Cookies are as well always welcome during the month of Christmas. Morello cherries marinated in lightly spiced wine and Kirschwasser (cherry brandy), nestled in an airy butter cheese soufflé. Cheesecake is also very popular, often made with quark. Spritz Cookies – German Christmas Cookies Manner Wafer Muffins Baked German Cheesecake This is an elaborate recipe, but with a spectacular result and layers of exquisite flavors! Coconut Macaroons – German Christmas Cookies Rhubarb Sheet Cake The dough needs to ripen overnight before baking. Cherry, Quark and Pumpernickel Trifle Apple Zwieback Torte The…, Traditional Black Forest Cake - Schwarzwaelder Kirschtorte A dessert with literary history, as it was mentioned in Thomas Mann’s great novel “The Buddenbrooks.”, Red Berry Pudding with Vanilla Sauce Cranberry Macadamia Oat Cookies The classic brownie, German style, with flavors of dark chocolate, black cherry, apple butter and honey. © 2002 – 2021 German Foods North America, LLC. Recipe from Roy Denny “Modern German Cooking.”. A wonderfully fragrant, flavorful Christmas treat. Small and flavorful, these cookies are an almond lover’s delight, sure to become family favorites. A festive-looking cake with a filling of cherries and cherry brandy, decorated with a creamy icing. Braid them, tuck the ends underneath then put the dough on to a baking sheet covered with baking parchment. Cinnamon Streusel Crumb Topping Sweet and richly spiced, German Christmas Ginger Lebkuchen cookies with chocolate and sugar glaze. Black Forest cherries stuffed with chocolate covered espresso beans, served with mint leaves, whipped cream and Kirschwasser (cherry brandy) Coulis (a thin fruit puree used as sauce or topping). Recipe courtesy of Roz Denny “Modern German Cooking.”. A great German Christmas cookie based on traditional Lebkuchen. See more ideas about food, recipes, german baking. Baumkuchen with Red Wine Jelly and Cherry Brandy Erfurt Stollen with raisins, almonds, lemon, brands or rum. Saxon Easter Cake Anise-Flavored Springerle – German Christmas Cookies Lighter then most cheesecakes, this is a great way to use leftover Lebkuchen from Christmas and serve during the months of late winter and early spring. Bienenstich Kuchen – or Bee Sting Cake – is a traditional German dessert comprised of two thin layers of yeast cake with a creamy filling, and a crunchy, buttery, honey-and-almond topping. Gingerbread Cookies – German Christmas Cookies German Christmas Stollen made with bread pudding easy and delicious, because they already come flavored with currants, almonds, orange zest and cinnamon. “Sweet Venison” Chocolate Cake German dark chocolate gingerbread cake full of deep, rich flavors looks great baked in a bundt pan and dusted with confectioners sugar. Great for using left over post-holiday Stollen. Cookies made of whole hazelnuts, flavored with a gingerbread spice. Rote Grütze This easy, simple version of traditional German Apple Strudel gets a head start by using store-bought phyllo dough. Tart Cherry Ice Cream Christmas gingerbread house in the shape of a townhouse with a garage and starry sky. Marzipan Nougat Roll Popular German crullers, these star-shaped deep-fried donuts are coated with powdered sugar and lemon juice or rum. Just follow Oma’s step-by-step instructions of the authentic German dessert recipes. Make a light textured dark chocolate cake in the shape of a sponge flan base. You can serve this chicken with many side dishes, but favorites are fried potatoes or spaetzle and a nice garden salad. Apple cake baked on a zwieback bottom crust with almonds and pistachio topped with an apricot preserve glaze. German Christmas specialties, in particular, are well-known and popular worldwide. A classic German cookie, these spiced bars signal winter’s arrival and take culinary minds towards Christmas. A Saxon version of the famous cream cake, yet with a much lighter filling of quark, a curd cheese. Meringues with Rhubarb Cream Raspberry-Vanilla Trifle with Macaroons Lemon Cream Cake Potato-Rusk dumplings with juicy plum filling are a favorite Southern German dessert. The German Hazelnut Cake Nusskuchen…, Traditional German Christmas Cookies Baumkuchen (German Tree Cake) Glazed Lebkuchen Gingerbread Cookies – German Christmas Cookies Traditional German Cake (Kuchen) Recipes for Every Occassion Raspberries and blackberries flavor the crepes and the filling in this dramatic flambé dessert. German Baking Recipes. The hustle and bustle of Christmas relies on quick taste-tested recipes, so I’ve chosen my favorite dozen to make your holiday baking easier. Chocolate Quarktorte with Asbach Uralt Glaze This pastry named after its place of origin, is a delightful blend of fruit and delicate pastry. Apple Surprise Find traditional and classic recipes, cakes and cookies, deserts and soups, bread and German specialties. If you're looking for a simple recipe to simplify your weeknight, you've come to the right place--easy dinners are our specialty. A stunning bread pudding with brandy, chocolate and caramelized bananas for holiday dessert or brunch. German Easter Cake The Semolina Pudding helped me…, German Rice Pudding - Milchreis, Reisbrei European law protects the origin of this historic specialty treat. Apple Chocolate Trifle A classic German Christmas cookie with an embossed design. Irresistible jam-filled Christmas cookies shaped like stars, hearts, or rounds. Brandenburg Egg Cookies Chocolate Pudding with Fruit and Manner Wafer Cubes The Eissplittertorte Simple also is…, German Plum Cake Recipe - Pflaumenkuchen mit Streusel There is also a recipe for the famous Black Forest cake and a Damson Plum cake. Golden glazed apple slices baked with almond and fruit liqueur in a sweet cake dough shell. The…, German Iced Coffee a real treat Cherry Soup with Cream of Wheat Dumplings Frankfurter Kranz Emperor’s Cookies – German Christmas Cookies A lemon cake with a filling of whipped cream, tangerines and coconuts makes a perfect summertime cake. One of Germany’s most famous cake creations known all around the world, made with sour cherries, whipped cream and a chocolate cake base. Fruit and Manner Wafers mixed into a delectable chocolate pudding. From traditional and classic recipes, cakes and cookies, deserts and soups, bread to German food specialties. A wide variety of cakes and tarts are served throughout Germany, most commonly made with fresh fruit. Billberry Marzipan Tarts Marzipan. Top with whipped cream and quark and either fresh raspberries or cherries in syrup with a little thickened juice from the fruits. Nuremberg Apple Cake Delicious poppy seed concoction somewhere between a pudding and a cake. A vanilla ice cream dish that looks like spaghetti, topped with a strawberry or cherry coulis (sauce). Cherry Currant Sorbet Fantastic crunchy oat snacks with chocolate and almond. Perfect spring combination of sweet and tart flavors. Streuselkuchen mit Kirschen (Cherry Streusel Cake) The German…, Homemade ice cream Fürst Pückler - Neapolitan ice cream These sweet, succulent honey-nut-oat cookies look great with white and dark chocolate swirls and are the grand finish of a great meal. They are called Pfannkuchen in Berlin, Kreppel in Hessen, Krapfen in Southern Bavaria and Berliner just about everywhere else in Germany. German Sweet Chocolate: German's ® Sweet Chocolate is a dark baking chocolate created by the Walter Baker & Company employee, Samuel German (hence the name), who developed the chocolate in 1852.He thought this type of chocolate would be convenient for bakers as the sugar is already added to it. Lemon Almond Hearts Kirschenmichel Traditional flavors, modern architecture. Black Forest Ice Cream Parfait Lübecker Makrönchen Dresdener Eierschnecke Tangerine Coconut Cake An elegant Christmas cookie with layers of flavor. Almond-Cherry Soufflés with a Warm German Chocolate Sauce Get the latest recipes, news and special offers... German Foods North America, is an independent blogger, importer and retailer based in Washington, DC. Cherry flavors from the Black Forest abound in this custard, flavored with Kirschwasser (cherry brandy) and topped with pureed, preserved Morello cherries. Served with a warm German chocolate sauce with just the right amount of sweetness. Simple gingerbread square are brushed with wild flower honey and decorated with ground walnuts. Apple Strudel Blushing Maid. Made with fresh German marshmallow chocolate treats (Schokoküsse). Apples, plums, strawberries, and cherries are used regularly in cakes. Bremer Butterkuchen Marzipan is a confection consisting primarily of sugar and ground almonds. Recipe courtesy of Roz Denny, Modern German Cooking. Very easy to make, these chocolate oat crisps bring out the chocolate flavor and add the healthy properties of oats. A most unusual ice cream flavored with pumpernickel bread and German chocolate, served with cranberries. It’s a sweet, dark baking chocolate that is most famously used to make German chocolate cake. Meissner Quark Cake A staple at Dresden cafes, it pairs deliciously with coffee. German Baking Recipes-A wide variety of cakes and tarts are served throughout Germany, most commonly made with fresh fruit. Succulent, fruity cake with shortcrust pastry, marzipan creme and topped with bilberries or blueberries. A light hazelnut and walnut cake baked in a ring and decorated with simple glazing. The classic Christmas cookie recipe based on century-old baking traditions from Aachen and Nürnberg. Oct 13, 2012 - Original and Authentic German Recipes. Hazelnut Cookies – German Christmas Cookies The German Iced Coffee is made…, Spaghettieis - Spaghetti Ice Cream The German desserts could be served either after the main meal or on a cake buffet for a party. King of Hearts German carrot cake with chocolate frosting, a 19th century specialty made with carrots, almonds, rum and cinnamon. Rich and flavorful almond cherry soufflés are virtually fat free. German Chocolate Cupcakes 50 mins Ratings. Eggnog Cake A traditional German holiday dessert of fermented fruits. Crepes Flambés with Forest Berry Coulis To prepare the German…, Sacher Torte Recipe - The Oma Way This Danube Wave Cake…, Gewuerzkuchen Recipe - Delicious A wonderful cold fruit soup based on dark red sour cherries spiced with vanilla and cinnamon, garnished with little cream of wheat dumplings. Original and Authentic German Recipe German Baking. Hazelnut Macaroons – German Christmas Cookies Baked apples stuffed with chocolate and crumbled German gingerbread (Lebkuchen), garnished with whipping cream and crystallized ginger. A super rich baked cheesecake on a spongecake base, made with the German curd cheese called quark, whipping cream and sour cream. Get the latest recipes, news and special offers in our monthly newsletter. Dark Chocolate Cherry Cupcakes with Cherry Brandy Frosting Only Christmas, Weihnachten, touches your eyes, your tastes, and your heart. Macaroons made with marzipan and coated with rich chocolate. Bienenstich (Bee Sting Cake) If you like honey and almonds, you’ll love Bienenstich … Angel Cookies – German Christmas Cookies Of course, you will also find the recipe for the famous Black Forest Cake. Hazelnut Crown This fast and easy recipe balances tart rhubarb flavors with sweet raisins in a simple sheet cake that is a spring favorite in Germany. German Dessert Recipes From simple fruit tarts to decadent bundt cakes, our selection of authentic German dessert recipes will surely satisfy your sweet tooth. Non-Traditional Christmas Gingerbread House Apple Cake recipe from Germany’s capital with rum and raisins. If a recipe requires ground hazelnuts, it might be worth the effort of trying to find a store which carries German baking ingredients or buying them online. Pure ground almonds and lemon zest flavor these heart-shaped cookies which are then iced and decorated with colorful candies. Easy to make and great for an afternoon snack. Individually portioned cheesecakes with a German gingerbread cookie base and an apricot compote on top. This biscuit roll is filled with a nutty nougat cream and a marzipan-rum cream, then topped with sweet apricot glaze. The Traditional German…, Eissplittertorte Simple Crunchy Plum-Filled Potato Dumplings Some of Germany’s best plums come from Baden, and they’re the stars of this cake. A simple dessert with blueberries and Manner Wafers mixed into a creamy apricot quark. Pumpernickel Ice Cream with Cranberries Easter Cherry Cake Morello Cherry & Cheese Souffle Glazed Lebkuchen Rounds – German Christmas Cookies Crullers with Lemon Frosting Forest Berry Tiramisu Wonderful tasting cookies with tart cranberries, full-bodied macadamia nuts and a healthy dose of oat cranberry muesli. This trifle made with raspberries custard is garnished with crushed macaroons. A favorite and must have during the Mardi Gras Season is the German Doughnut also called Kreppel. Mini German Lebkuchen Cheesecake with Apricot Compote 45 Old-World German Recipes Worth Trying Today | Taste of Home Served with vanilla sauce. A German Christmas cookie with a buttery hazelnut, almond and other tree nut base and commonly shaped like the letter ‘S’. The Aachener Printen Recipe is one of…, German Dominosteine Christmas Cookies - Layered Gingerbread Cookies Classic German Christmas treat from Mecklenburg with sweet egg and lemon flavors. The quintessential Christmas cookie – crisp, cinnamon almond cookies cut into stars. Kirsch Marzipan Cookies – German Christmas Cookies Classic strawberry-rhubarb flavors in a German-style trifle, with layers of meringue, rhubarb cream and fresh strawberries. The Sacher Torte is not a…, Aachener Printen Recipe Berliner Pfannkuchen Since your recipe may call for a partial bar, a full bar, or even several bars of chocolate, these substitutes have been written to be easy to scale. Marshmallow Kisses Cake Delectable pastries frosted with a burst of lemon flavor. Spaghettieis - Spaghetti…,,,,,,,,,,,, Traditional German Christmas Cookies Recipes,,,,,, Spaghettieis – Spaghetti Ice Cream a German invention. Blue Cheese and Walnut Apple Bake with Peppered Honey The following recipes reflect these authentic traditions, even when adapted for the modern kitchen. A classic muffin recipe with a nice crunch of Manner Wafers. Badischer Plum Cake (Pflaumenkuchen) Make this recipe in early summer, so it’s ready around Advent or Christmas. A fluffy lemon cake that is perfect for any occasion. Topped with a whole hazelnut and baked on German thin baking wafers (Oblaten), they’re a great German Christmas cookie. Stollen Bread and Butter Pudding Marinated Fruit in Rum (Rumtopf) Of course, you will also find the recipe for the famous Black Forest Cake.A favorite and must have during the Mardi Gras Season is the German Doughnut also called Kreppel. The bright pink frosting over chocolate makes them a perfect Valentine’s Day treat. A staple at the Erfurt Christmas Market, the stollen cake dates back to the 14th century. Bee Sting Cake Prepare and make the cake the day before serving, so the cheesecake sets and develops its full flavor. It is an easy German recipe, so for those of you new to baking, give it a try. The Black and White Cookies with M&M’s decoration are ideal for a birthday party for children. This berry pudding contains red currants mixed with other summer berries, topped with a homemade vanilla sauce. Baked Gingerbread Apples A stunning dessert for holiday entertaining with colorful layers of shaved German pumpernickel, dark chocolate, cherries and flavored quark. A pastry from Saxony made with a short crust, almonds, brandy and apricot jam, originally shaped like birds to satisfy the Saxon appetite for small fowl. Recipe courtesy of Nadia Hassani “Spoonfuls of Germany.”. Leipzig Larks One of the most popular German summer desserts, this recipe combines the flavors and textures of several fresh summer berries. Spreewälder Mohnpielen One bar of sweet baking chocolate contains four ounces. The addition of blue cheese and walnuts to the winter seasonal favorite baked apples make a comfort food with bold flavors. Chocolate Spice Bars – German Christmas Cookies A splendid layered cake made with three fluffy biscuit layers, filled with vanilla-flavored whipped cream and topped by a chocolate-marzipan glaze. Berlin’s version of a “royal treatment”– a winter dessert featuring currants, raisins and candied lemon peel. Chocolate Pumpernickel Pudding with Apricot-Raspberry Compote 1 55+ Easy Dinner Recipes for Busy Weeknights Everybody understands the stuggle of getting dinner on the table after a long day. From traditional recipes like Vanillekipferl and Pfeffernüsse to twists on classics like our Caramel Gingerbread Cookie Bars, you'll want to bake these easy German cookie recipes all year long. Apple Pastry with Rosehip Cream Traditional Tiramisu with a twist. Homemade cherry ice cream, with a hint of brandy. Oma provides authentic German dessert recipes for cakes, pastries, puddings, and fruit compotes. This dessert is served in a martini glass or champagne flute. A whiskey tumbler filled with chocolate cake, caramelized apples, vanilla pudding and whipping cream makes a great dessert for the winter holiday season, especially a New Year’s Eve party. Marzipan Jubilee Torte Recipe by Chef Jackie Newgent. Enjoy! Baked in the oven, this sweet casserole completes a dinner. An easy and festive dessert featuring apples baked with a filling of seasonal ingredients such as German marzipan, cranberries, and spices. Many have a rich and colorful history, and are crafted into complex patterns and shapes often associated with ancient symbolic meanings. Serve in dessert glasses with vanilla sauce, whipped cream, or ice cream. Cheesecake is also very popular, often made with quark. Marzipan Surprise – German Christmas Cookies Chocolate Sauerkraut Cake with Boozy Cherries Putting pumpernickel bread into a dessert might sound bizarre, but it … Egg Wreath Leipzig Carrot Cake Apricots with Blue Cheese Filling Gingerbread or Lebkuchen combines the flavors of oriental spices and nuts with the world-class German baking skills. A German chocolate almond pumpernickel pudding served with homemade spiced apricot raspberry compote. Semolina Pudding - Grießbrei Chocolate-covered waffle rolls decorate the outside of this creamy favorite. Use dark, organic chocolate for this indulgent soup created by Nic Prong, the your head chef at the “Ten Restaurant” in Ontario. Forest Berry Tiramisu (Waldbeeren Tiramisu), Billberry Marzipan Tarts (Heidelbeer Marzipan Creme Törtchen), Crunchy Plum-Filled Potato Dumplings (Knusprige Zwetschgenknoedel), Colorful Easter Cake (Bunter Osterkuchen), Rosehip Cinnamon Mousse (Hagebutten-Zimt Mousse), Black Forest Cake (Schwarzwälder Kirschtorte), Meringues with Rhubarb Cream (Baisers mit Rhabarbersahne), Almond Waffles with Raspberry Cream (Mandelwaffeln mit Himbeercreme), Non-Traditional Christmas Gingerbread House, Cherry Soup with Cream of Wheat Dumplings (Kirschsuppe mit Griessklösschen), Marzipan Jubilee Torte (Jubiläums-Biskuittorte), Stollen Bread Pudding with Chocolate Chunks & Caramelized Bananas, Chocolate Pumpernickel Pudding with Apricot-Raspberry Compote, Zwieback Forest Berry Tiramisu (Waldbeeren Tiramisu), Baked Apples with Marzipan and Cranberry (Bratäpfel mit Marzipan und Moosbeeren), Mini German Lebkuchen Cheesecakes with Apricot Compote, Apple Pastry with Rosehip Cream (Apfelkuchen mit Hagebuttensahne), Dark Chocolate Cherry Cupcakes with Kirsch Frosting, Chocolate Oatmeal Brownies (Hafer Schokoladen Brownies), Apple Zwieback Torte (Apfel-Zwieback Torte), German Dark Chocolate Fudge Brownies with Black Cherry Preserves, Red Berry Pudding with Vanilla Sauce (Rote Grütze mit Vanillesoße), Tart Cherry Ice Cream (Sauerkirschen Parfait), Chocolate and Cherry Torte (Schokoladen und Kirsch Torte), Chocolate Pudding with Fruit and Manner Wafer Cubes, Strawberry Rhubarb Trifle (Erdbeer-Rhabarber-Trifle), Peppermint Ice Cream with Chocolate Chunks (Pfefferminzeis mit Schokostückchen), Marzipan Nougat Roll (Biskuit Nougat Roulade), Marzipan Chocolate Cake (Marzipan Schokoladenkuchen), Black Forest Cherry Cream Dessert (Schwarzwälder Kirschcreme), Almond Berry (or Cherry) Torte (Hörbiger Torte), Turkey Skewers with Hot Blackberries (Putenspieße mit heißen Brombeeren), Apricots with Blue Cheese Filling (Gratinierte Aprikosen mit Weiss-Blau-Käse-Füllung), Anise Flavored German Christmas Cookies (Springerle), Cherry Currant Sorbet (Kirsch-Johannisbeer-Sorbet), Chocolate Spice Bars (Berliner Brot) - German Christmas Cookies, Crêpes Flambees with Forest Berry Coulis (Flambierte Crêpes im Waldbeerenmeer), Apple Chocolate Trifle (Apfel Schoko Trifle), Chocolate-Seeded Black Forest Cherries with Kirschwasser Coulis, Apricot-Cheese Cream with Manner Wafer Cubes, Pumpernickel Ice Cream with Cranberries (Pumpernickel Eis mit Preiselbeeren), Almond-Cherry Souffles with Warm German Chocolate Sauce, Angel Cookies (Engels-Plätzchen) - German Christmas Cookies, Badischer Plum Cake (Badischer Zwetschenkuchen)). A beautiful layered and festive dessert made with red wine jelly and sour cherries, infused with cherry brandy (kirschwasser) and topped with vanilla sauce. Germany is famous for it's huge selection of baking goods and traditional bakeries. Delicious mix of nuts, chocolate and fruits. Apricot-Cheese Cream with Manner Wafer Cubes Traditional Christmas Stollen fruit bread gives this delicious bread pudding a nice touch. Learn these recipes & instructions for German baking goods. Alexander Torte The…, Danube Wave Cake Recipe - Donauwellen The cakes like the Danube Wave Cake and the Chocolate Roll Cake are examples of pastries offered for special occasions. Superb. The variety of authentic German dessert recipes offer something for every day like a simple cake for the traditional afternoon coffee or one of the 5 Delicious Pudding Recipes and Woodruff Jelly (Waldmeister Wackelpudding), favorites for children. These macaroon cookies use hazelnuts instead of usual coconut. 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