Tag Archives: German Foods

Sauerbraten

Want a special dish for your next Sunday dinner? How about a tangy German Sauerbraten – a wonderfully flavoured, simmered pot roast with a fantastic gravy? Oom-pa-pah! Bring on the Lederhosen! (Skip to recipe) Being German, I should have a … Continue reading

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Feuerwehrkuchen (Fire Brigade Cake)

Feuerwehrkuchen is a special German cake – buttery base, luscious sour cherry filling, nutty crumble, topped with fluffy whipped cream. What a grand way to celebrate an important occasion or just coffee with friends. (Skip to recipe) Life is short. Celebrate … Continue reading

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Back Home Again with Wonderful Memories and a German Potato Salad

German Potato Salad – try this different version of a potato salad – it’s so simple yet loaded with flavour. Makes you come back for one more helping, and then one more. A great salad to complement summer barbecues and … Continue reading

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Rouladen, a Christmas Eve Tradition

Rouladen are a traditional German dish, savoury meat rolls with mustard, bacon, pickles, and onions, browned and braised to tenderness in a flavourful gravy. What special food do you eat on Christmas Eve? Is it maybe a seafood feast, or … Continue reading

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Sauerkraut Potato Salad for Barbecue Season

Sauerkraut potato salad combines tangy sauerkraut with tender potatoes  to make a zippy flavour combination that goes equally well with a good bratwurst or a barbecued pork chop. This salad keeps well and travels easily for your next pot luck … Continue reading

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