Traditional German Recipes

Traditional German Recipes

For a taste of Germany wherever you are

Bavarian Plum Cake / Zwetschgendatschi

This cake is a Bavarian specialty. The very original Bavarian Plum Cake or Zwetschgendatschi is from Augsburg. A "Datschi" is a plum cake where...

Apple Cake Old German Style / Altdeutscher Apfelkuchen

Apple cake has a long German tradition. Like lemon trees in New Zealand, we have apple trees in our backyards. Since the medieval age,...

Wholegrain Bread / Vollkornbrot

When you go into a German bakery and ask for a German wholegrain bread- this is what you usually get. I can assure you -...

Hamburg’s Franzbrötchen with marzipan

The bread rolls from Hamburg are my all-time favorites. You used to find them only in Hamburg, but now it seems they are becoming...