Oma's Easy Vegetable Recipes ~ Gemüserezepte

➤ by Gerhild Fulson

Traditional German easy vegetable recipes, aka Gemüse, can range from the very healthy to those heavily loaded with butter, bacon, and cream. Among them is THE traditional BEST vegetable recipe, red cabbage! If you haven't tried it yet ... you really MUST!

This one always brings smiles to my family's faces. This, as well as many others, are sure to please even the finickiest eater in your family. And, what makes this so special is that it fits with almost any meal (and looks so pretty, too!)

Check out these wonderful red cabbage recipes, just like Oma makes!

Below you'll find LOTS of traditional German vegetable recipes with some more modern ones thrown in. All are easy and all are absolutely delicious. Start with one and work your way through them all. Then decide your favorite.

I've arranged them in alphabetical order, so it's easy for you to find just what you're looking for. 


Easy Vegetable Recipes

Asparagus


Brussels Sprouts


Cabbage


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Carrots & Cauliflower


Endive, Fennel, & Green Beans

Kale & Kohlrabi


Mushrooms & Onions


Potatoes


Spinach, Squash, & Sweet Potatoes


Tomatoes


Our Family Favorites ...

Favorites in our household also include cauliflower, mushrooms, Savoy cabbage, kale, carrots, and sauerkraut. What's especially nice about these recipes is that they can be done year-round since these vegetables are staples at the market.

Since how you cook the vegetables will impact their nutritional value, as well as their texture, appearance, and color, this is always something to consider when preparing them.

So go ahead and try one of these authentic, traditional, modernized, and tasty German vegetable recipes. You'll be adding vitamins and smiles to your dinner table!

There are so many varieties of vegetables to choose from.

A visit to a nearby farmer's market is a great help, because so many farmers are willing to give you ideas of how to cook their produce.

Why not have the kids pick out something at the market and them help them cook it. If they pick it out and cook it, they're likely to want to eat it!

Vegan?

Eating a vegan diet is one of the health alternatives that is becoming increasingly more common, even in Germany. Check out my Vegan recipes

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