What’s New: Pumpkins and Beer

Halloween, German Style

Over the past few decades, Halloween has become increasingly popular in Germany! The celebration of all things ghoulish, creepy and spooky has gained much traction in the country. Especially at the Frankenstein Castle close to Frankfurt. While it is not be celebrated on such a grand scale as it is in the United States, German children still love it! These children have … Read More »

Recipe Collections - Pumpkin and Squash Recipes

Pumpkins and Squash are fall’s favorite foods. Not just for displays of scary faces on Halloween. The fruit flesh (yes, these are no vegetables) tastes great and makes a fantastic ingredient for soups, pies, grilled entrees, and desserts. Kürbis (pumpkin) and Moschus-Kürbis (butternut squash) are equally popular in North America and Germany, and throughout Europe. Our collection of great tasting … Read More »

Is Beer Good For You?

Woman drinking wheat beerBeer has a part to play in a healthy diet. It need not be fattening, and it has nutritional value. Beer makes a great flavor contribution to many recipes, and of course it’s a great accompaniment to many others. Plus beer is a sociable drink. So if someone asks, Is beer good for you? Answer with a resounding, Yes! Beer … Read More »

Recipes for an Authentic German Oktoberfest

Need help to set the mood for your own Oktoberfest party? With our recipe collections you can choose to host an authentic casual gathering or a dressed up elegant meal to celebrate the world’s largest party.  These recipes use genuine German ingredients, with options for quick-and-easy finger food to spectacular festive dishes. Serve the following dishes with a good selection … Read More »

What to Cook This Month

Baked Gingerbread Apples
Baked Gingerbread Apples
Homemade Bavarian Pretzels
Bavarian Pretzels
German Potato Salad
German-Style Potato Salad
Ham and Onion Tarts
German Ham and Onion Tart