Looking for easy dessert recipes?
Are you thinking these German desserts are probably really difficult?
You'll soon realize they really aren't difficult at all!
For example, take a look at the scrumptious Apple Strudel. The Black Forest Dessert looks pretty wunderbar as well. Delicious! All EASY!
Easy and delicious! Traditionally German.
These quick dessert recipes are fantastic for "Kaffeklatsch" literally translated meaning "coffee gossip" or nicely translated means "afternoon coffee and dessert."
Apple Crisp with Oatmeal - Absolutely THE BEST!
Apple Dump Cake - dump one after the other in pan
Apple Pudding Cake - serve warm from the oven with ice cream
Apple Strudel - an easy version of this traditional dessert
Berry Torte - uses fresh berries
Black Forest Dessert - soda crackers, pudding, Cool Whip
Brownies - easy chocolate goodness!
Caramel Apple Galette - easy puff pastry treat!
Cinnamon Snails - another easy puff pastry!
Coconut Bars - Coconut with pecans - delicious!
Cream Puffs - Puffs filled with whipped cream. Heavenly!
Cream Roll - filled with whipped cream and fruit
Crepes Recipe with Cherries - also great for Brunch
Flaky Dessert - soda crackers, pudding, Cool Whip
Heiss und Eis - hot fruit sauce served over ice cream
Homemade Ice Cream - including 3-layer Ice Cream Cake
Iced Coffee - coffee and ice cream together!
Räderkuchen - deep fried cakes - a little taste of heaven!
Rhubarb Dump Cake - so non-German. so good!
Rice Pudding - just measure and bake in oven
Rote Grütze - Germany's national dessert!
Waffles - with all-purpose flour AND whole wheat!
The Apple Pudding Cake would be great for your afternoon snack! This recipe comes from my dear German friend, Heidi.
She serves it deliciously warm from the oven, served with ice cream melting over the top and sprinkled with additional cinnamon.
Smells divine. Tastes heavenly!
Who would guess the easy flaky dessert was made with soda crackers, instant pudding, and Cool Whip?
It is . . . and it's so quick and easy to make. It's fun making it with my granddaughters; it's that easy Is it German? I don't think so, but it is so light and delicious after a traditional schnitzel dinner, it becomes one of those "cross-cultural" desserts!
I experimented with this, again with the crackers, pudding, Cool Whip, and cherry pie filling, but made it REALLY German.
I call this outstanding creation my Black Forest Dessert. You'll understand why once you go and see it. I'm sure you'll want to make it as well. So WUNDERBAR!
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