Badischer Plum Cake (Badischer Zwetschgenkuchen)
Some of Germany’s best plums come from Baden, and they’re the stars of this cake. The cake calls for the dark blueish plum known in North America as Italian plums or European plums, which are best for baking.
Bee Sting Cake (Bienenstich)
Bee Sting Cake hails from the Bayern region of Munich in Germany. This detectable pastry consists of two layers of sweetened yeast dough, filled with a butter cream and topped with caramelized almonds and honey. The name of “Bee Sting” is said to have come from the baker who was stung by a bee while baking. Similar to a cream puff, this dessert is a wonderful addition to any summer barbecue, and a sweet way to celebrate the Fourth of July!Save time with a wonderful baking mix of Bienenstich.
Bremer Butter Cake (Bremer Butterkuchen)
Bremer Butterkuchen(butter cake) is a favorite German classic. As the name implies, this delectable treat comes from Bremen, in the northern region of Germany. Despite being relatively simple over the years this dessert has become a staple throughout Germany. The German tradition of Kaffee and Kuchen (coffee and cake) has definitely welcomed this simple confection as a complement to any tea or coffee drink. This treat is an easy addition for your summer entertainment, and one that will be enjoyed by all!
Cherry Streusel Cake ( Streuselkuchen)
Streusel Cake comes from Silesia, now a part of western Poland. This sweet treat is made of a simple dough bottom, layered with a topping of choice then covered with streusel for a nice texture. Streusel is the German equivalent of crumble, consisting of flour, sugar, and butter. In fact, this dessert can kindle a nostalgic response, bringing you back to Oma’s kitchen. Think cherry pie, but on the next level! Convenience yourself with a new Cherry Streuselkuchen baking mix.
Leipzig Carrot Cake
German carrot cake with chocolate frosting, a 19th century Leipzig specialty made with carrots, almonds, rum and cinnamon. This carrot cake was created in Leipzig a hundred years ago by a resourceful baker, securing the city a reputation for creativity and putting its cafés and bakeries in perpetual competition.
Heavenly Holiday Desserts Collection