What’s New in July: Summer Coolers, Barbecue, Cake Madness

Bright, Refreshing German Summer Coolers

After a hard day at the beach or a hard commute from the office, 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 summer coolers take full advantage of the season’s flavors, making use of fruits, citrus, fruit juices and fresh herbs, … Read More »

Barbecue, a U.S. Tradition with German Roots

Have you ever thought about the origins of the traditional “all-American” barbecue foods? You’ll likely be surprised to know that many foods Americans associate with tailgates, picnics and barbecues actually originated in Germany! In the following article we will discuss in-depth some of the most beloved BBQ foods in America and Germany! Hamburger While the history of the hamburger is … Read More »

Brandenburg: Prussia's Vegetable Garden

Brandenburg is not only Germany’s fifth largest federal state, it was also the heart of the former Prussian Empire. It is a place of historical significance and home to one of Germany’ most delectable specialties – the “Spreewälder Gurke” (pickled gherkin from Spreewald in Brandenburg). A History of Brandenburg Located in the eastern part of the country, Brandenburg surrounds the … Read More »

Summer Cake Madness

Let Freedom Ring! Enjoy a sweet moment this 4th of July and put the “cherry on top” of an all American meal with a delightful German cake. It is a great opportunity to celebrate the contributions of Germans in the fight for American independence. Prepare an epic patriotic menu featuring these classic German summer cakes that will totally stand out. … Read More »

What to Cook This Month

Radler
Radler
Deutschlaender Pasta Salad
Deutschländer Pasta Salad
Dark Beer Marinated Chicken
Dark Beer-Marinated BBQ Chicken
Strawberry Tartlets
Strawberry Tartlets

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The Taste Of Germany
The Taste Of Germany updated their cover photo.July 25

A German Rotling grape vineyard, from which our Maintal Rosé Wine Jelly is made!