What’s New: Summer Fruit, Barbecues and Ice Cream

German Barbecue (BBQ) Recipes

Mixed GrillHome cooks and chefs in Germany and North America have many things in common, one of them being their passion for barbecuing and grilling. What better way to enjoy the long, warm days of summer than to move cooking with friends and family outdoors? The German word for this popular activity is “Grillen” and summer is definitely “Grillparty” season. These … Read More »

Preserving Summer’s Bounty

Marinated-fruit-in rumPreserving summer’s bounty of berries and fruits is a favorite pastime in Germany as it is in North America. Marinate them in rum to make Rumtopf. Mash them to make Rote Gruetze. Create, or purchase, artful fruit jams, butters and jellies. In Germany, you’ll often find sweet spreads made from colder climate fruits, such as gooseberries (Stachelbeeren), European cranberries (Preiselbeeren), … Read More »

10 Refreshing Summer Coolers from Germany

After a hard day at the beach or a long commute home, everyone wants a quick and refreshing cool down. And if you’re hosting a backyard barbecue or beach party, providing a great summer beverage is a must. These refreshing summer coolers take full advantage of the season’s flavors, making use of fruits, juices and fresh herbs, wine, beer, or … Read More »

German Homemade Ice Cream Recipes

One thing that will always make a hot, sunny day better is a scoop of homemade ice cream in a homemade waffle cone! But what to do if the ice cream man isn’t in your neighborhood? Why, make your own of course! It’s much easier to make ice cream than many believe, and it’s also incredibly fun, particularly if the View recipe...Read More »

What to Cook Now

Frankfurter Potato Salad Carneval
Frankfurter & Potato Salad "Carneval" (Würstchen und Kartoffelsalat "Karneval")
Strawberry Tartlets
Strawberry Tartlets (Erdbeer-Törtchen)
Wild Garlic Soup
Wild Garlic Soup (Bärlauchsuppe)
Cherry Currant Sorbet
Cherry Currant Sorbet (Kirsch-Johannisbeer-Sorbet)

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