Authentic German Dessert Recipes

Authentic German Dessert Recipes

Oma provides authentic German dessert recipes for cakes, pastries, puddings, and fruit compotes. The cakes like the Danube wave cake and the chocolate roll cake are examples of pastries offered for special occasions. Of course, you will also find the recipe for the famous Black Forest cake. A favorite and must have during the Mardi Gras Season is the German doughnut also called Kreppel. The black and white cookies with M&M’s decoration are ideal for a birthday party for children.

The German desserts could be served either after the main meal or on a cake buffet for a party. The variety of German desserts offers something for every day like a simple cake for the traditional afternoon coffee in Germany or the pudding and Woodruff jelly, favorites for children.

Just follow Oma’s step-by-step instructions of the recipes. You will love serving these wonderful time honored cakes, pastries, puddings and compotes to your family, neighbors and friends.

German Rehruecken Cake Recipe

German Rehruecken Cake Recipe – A Chocolate Almond Cake

German Rehruecken Cake Recipe Rehruecken Kuchen translated means saddle of venison cake, but this is really a chocolate almond cake. The German Rehruecken Cake Recipe is easy to prepare following these step by step instruction. This cake is one of the very traditional birthday cakes in Germany. The cake is made with almonds and chocolate, […]

German Apple Dessert

German Apple Dessert – Hessian Apple Dream – Hessischer Apfeltraum

German Apple Dessert  – Hessian Apple Dream This German Apple Dessert is a type of tiramisu. The recipe is from the State of Hesse in Germany. This is a delicious, refreshing dessert, quick and easy to prepare, and the result is just a dream. No baking required! Ingredients for German Apple Dessert: 200 g (7.05 […]

Traditional Apple Strudel Recipe

Traditional Apple Strudel Recipe – Apfelstrudel made from scratch

Traditional Apple Strudel Recipe This Traditional Apple Strudel Recipe is made from scratch. Apple Strudel is called Apfelstrudel in Germany. Ingredients for the dough for Traditional Apple Strudel Recipe: 225 g (7.93 oz) of all purpose flour 1 pinch of salt 1 egg size XL 6 tablespoons of lukewarm water 3 tablespoons of sunflower oil […]

apple casserole recipe

Apple Casserole Recipe – Apfelauflauf Rezept with raisins and almonds

Apple casserole recipe It is fall meaning apple harvest. This apple casserole recipe is easy to prepare ahead of time. You could also freeze it. Ingredients for apple casserole recipe: 1000 g (2.20 lbs) apples Braeburn or Fuji (without core, peeled and cut) 250 g (8.81 oz) of butter 250 g (8.81 oz) of sugar […]

Apple pockets recipe

Apple Pockets Recipe – Apfeltaschen with sprinkled sugar topping

Apple Pockets Recipe The Apple Pockets recipe is easy to prepare with yeast dough and makes about 10 — 12 pockets depending on the size of the cut circles. Apple Pockets are called Apfeltaschen in Germany. Ingredients for Apple Pockets recipe: 500 g (17.63 oz) of all purpose flour 75 g (2.64 oz) of sugar […]

German apple pancakes

German Apple Pancakes and a Sweet Lemon Dessert Sauce

German Apple Pancakes German Apple Pancakes are called Apfelpfannkuchen in Germany. Ingredients for German Apple Pancakes: 500 ml (1.05 pt) of whole milk 3 eggs XL 3 tablespoons of sparkling water 2 tablespoons of sugar 300 g (10.58 oz) of flour, all-purpose  400 g (14.1 oz) of apples sunflower oil for frying 100 g (3.52 […]

Authentic Apple Crumb Cake

Authentic Apple Crumb Cake Or Cherry Crumb Cake! You choose!

Authentic Apple Crumb Cake Authentic Apple Crumb Cake is called Streuselkuchen in Germany. This authentic Apple Crumb Cake is easily turned into a Cherry Crumb Cake. This yeast dough is a basic German recipe for yeast dough. Ingredients for yeast dough: 500 g (17.6 ounces) of all-purpose flour 1 teaspoon of salt 125 g (4.4 […]

Easy German Apple Cake Recipe

Easy German Apple Cake Recipe – Versunkener Apfelkuchen

Easy German Apple Cake Recipe An easy German Apple Cake recipe. Stirred batter topped with fresh apples. This Apple Cake is called Versunkener Apfelkuchen in Germany.  Ingredients for easy German Apple Cake recipe: 125 g (4.4 oz) of butter OR margarine, soft 125 g (4.4 oz) of sugar 250 g (8.8 oz) of flour, all-purpose […]

Simple Apple Cake

Simple Apple Cake Recipe with Vanilla Sauce

Simple Apple Cake Recipe! This simple apple cake recipe is easy to prepare. You could also use cherries, rhubarb, plums to top the yeast dough. Ingredients for Apple Cake: 500 g (17.6 ounces) all-purpose flour 1 teaspoon of salt 125 g (4.4 ounces) of butter 1 cup of milk 2 eggs 1 package of rapid-rise […]

Meringue cookies recipe

Meringue Cookies Recipe – Baiser Plaetzchen recipe

Meringue Cookies Recipe This basic Meringue Cookies Recipe is easy to prepare. All you need for the basic Meringue Cookies Recipe are egg whites and sugar. Ingredients for Meringue Cookies: 4 eggs XL 200g (7.05 oz) of sugar Separate the egg whites from the egg yolks. (You can use the egg yolks for a delicious […]