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❤️ Traditional German Goulash Soup made Just like Oma *

This goulash soup is one of my most traditional German soups. It's one I often make when I have company coming over and need something easy to prepare ahead.

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❤️ Instant Pot Rouladen Recipe made Just like Oma *

This Rouladen recipe is what I make when I'm in a hurry by using my pressure cooker (Instant Pot). The meat is so tender!!!

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Terry’s Cooked Potato Dumplings

My mother always made the Thuringer dumplings with raw potatoes. But it was soo much work and as well they are very heavy in your stomach. I started making

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❤️ Best Christmas "Quark" Stollen Recipe made Just like Oma *

Oma's Christmas Stollen is the BEST. Why? Because it's always moist, has a wonderful flavor, and is super quick to make. And, I put Marzipan in it!!!

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❤️ Lebkuchen ~ Easy German Gingerbread Cookies made Just like Oma *

These German gingerbread cookies, or Lebkuchen, are such a traditional cookie to have for Christmas. They're very easy to make, there's no reason to buy them.

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❤️ German Schnitzel Recipe (Jägerschnitzel) Just like Oma *

Oma's German schnitzel recipe (Jägerschnitzel) is great if you need something delicious that's quick to make as well. So traditionally German and so WUNDERBAR!

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❤️ The Best Jagerschnitzel (Jägerschnitzel) made Just like Oma *

Jagerschnitzel: Rich creamy bacon & mushroom gravy over crispy breaded pork schnitzel (cutlets). HEAVENLY! A traditional German meal that's PERFECT anytime.

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❤️ Bienenstich Recipe (Bee Sting Cake) made Just like Oma *

My Bienenstich recipe is a quick version of the traditional "German Bee Sting Cake". Sweet, chewy, nutty top with a creamy filling. Yummy!

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❤️ Authentic German Sauerbraten Recipe using a Crockpot *

This German Sauerbraten recipe comes from my Mutti's own cookbook. Tender and flavorful, this traditional beef dinner is for sure a favourite.

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Christmas in Darmstadt

I'm American but lived several years in Germany. I love the German Christmas traditions! For instance celebrating a 1st and 2nd Christmas day and celebrating

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  1. ❤️ Traditional German Goulash Soup made Just like Oma *

    This goulash soup is one of my most traditional German soups. It's one I often make when I have company coming over and need something easy to prepare ahead.

    Go to the recipe

  2. ❤️ Instant Pot Rouladen Recipe made Just like Oma *

    This Rouladen recipe is what I make when I'm in a hurry by using my pressure cooker (Instant Pot). The meat is so tender!!!

    Go to the recipe