What’s New in February: Valentines, Winter Recipes, New Products

It’s Rosehip TimeRosehip Jam Filled Donuts for Karneval

In one week is Karneval: Millions of people, dressed as clowns, cowboys, jesters and jugglers, on the streets of Cologne, Düsseldorf, Mainz, and Munich. Parades with floats that mock politicians and people alike. Dancing, cajoling, heckling and hugging – all at the same time. Hectoliters of beer and Schnaps, tons of candies, a million flowers thrown to the masses. A week-long party starting on Fat Thursday and ending on Ash Wednesday. A last inhale before the beginning of Lent. Our favorite treat: rosehip-filled donuts. … more

Sweet Indulgence! Recipes for Carneval and Valentine’s Day Berliner Pfannkuchen

For the shortest and coldest month of the year (at least in our latitudes), we’ve put together a collection of delightful German sweet comforts sure to keep you and your guests happy. Make one or two of these recipes as a special treat for that special person in your life on Valentine’s Day or for a crazy carnival crowd. To keep your guests extra warm and toasty, we recommend serving hot mulled wine (Glühwein), and the non-alcoholic version for the younger guests and designated drivers. … more

Culinary Highlights , New Productssupermarket-international-aisle-chicago-2

Each year, about 700 new food and beverage products hit the shelves of North American supermarkets. Take a look at culinary discoveries and food innovations introduced at the leading industry trade shows in the US, Canada, Germany and Europe. Find and learn more about your favorite brands at our Product Gallery or new products featured on The Taste of Germany.com more »

Food Industry Newsfood-industry-news-5

The year 2017 may be full of surprises for food industry professionals on both sides of the Atlantic. Will the new Trump administration impose tariffs on all imported products, including foods? Will recently enacted regulations – the Food Safety Modernization Act, Nutrition Labeling, Menu Labeling, GMO Labeling etc. – be rolled back? What are the next fights between consumer advocates,  environmental advocates, lawmakers and regulators? We’ve compiled a list of the most important issues affecting all of us in the (Last Update: January 2017)… more »

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