• Christmas Cookies- Classic Vanillekipferl

    Christmas Cookies- Classic Vanillekipferl

    They are crescent shaped biscuits with origin in Austria,widely baked also in Germany at christmas time.This recipe is from Dr. Oetker site (English transalation). Please see references and the sites that were helpful which I have noted at the end of the recipe.

  • Apple Crumble Cake (Apfel  Streusel Kuchen)

    Apple Crumble Cake (Apfel Streusel Kuchen)

    In autumn, when apples are in season, this cake is prepared with a tinge of cinnamon for teatime. The following recipe is from the Dr. Oetker site (English transalation) This is a recipe for beginners in baking.