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Christmas Cookies Glazed

22 German Christmas Cookies to Make at Home

Looking for the secrets behind those delectable Butterkekse, Spekulatius, Lebkuchen, Aachner Printen, Weckmännchen, Zimtsterne, Makronen or Marzipan? Look no further, you will find them here. We have authentic recipes for both novice and master bakers. So let fragrant cinnamon, ginger, anise, and chocolate waft through the house!

Find a Christmas Market Near You

Christmas Markets are sure to engage all your senses and get your body, mind and soul ready for the holidays. The wonderful aroma of Glühwein (hot mulled wine), bratwurst grilled to perfection, warm pretzels and rolls, roasted almonds and chestnuts, and all kinds of Christmas goodies that will warm you up from the inside out. Find a market near you… and find US at the Downtown DC Christmas Market through December 23!

Christmas Market Washington, DC
Christmas Goodies

‘Time to Order Your Christmas Favorites!

Christmas is just a month away, more or less — so it’s time to think about stocking up on your favorite holiday sweets! Cookies, candies,cakes, marzipan, baking supplies like special flour, spices and oblaten… They’re in stock and just waiting for you at The Taste of Germany… order now to ensure your favorites come heading your way.

Ten Beloved German Christmas Traditions

Here are ten of our favorite German Christmas traditions, with some historical background, anecdotes and even delicious recipe suggestions..

Christmas Sweetsin the Window

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