Authentic German Recipes

German Recipes

Basic cooking and baking with these authentic German recipes are easy. Choose from hundreds of authentic German recipes all home cooked by Oma. Pick from a variety of appetizers, soups, main dishes, side dishes, salads and desserts to create an unforgettable meal. The starter could be one of the soups. Afterward followed by an authentic sauerbraten served with yeast dumplings and red cabbage and ending with a pastry or pudding.

Oma’s recipes are easy to prepare. First, you find the list of ingredients and hints how and where to find them or what to use as a substitute. Pictures show step by step how to prepare the food and what gadgets to use before finishing the dish.

You will find traditional recipes for holidays, festivities, and everyday cooking as well as for a barbecue in the garden and typical party snacks. The desserts are consisting of a variety of cakes, pastries, fruit, puddings and of course the famous German Christmas cookies and stollen.

Browse through these traditional German recipes, and I am sure you will find the one or other dish that you like, and that might remind you of your childhood or your Oma.

chocolate covered cupcakes

Chocolate Covered Cupcakes

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Chocolate Covered Cupcakes Chocolate Covered Cupcakes are called…
German Cheesecake Recipe-Kaesesahnetorte

German Cheesecake Recipe

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German Cheesecake Recipe -Käsesahnetorte This German Cheesecake…
Creamed Spinach Recipe

Creamed Spinach Recipe

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Creamed Spinach Recipe A traditional meal on Good Friday is…
German Sunny Side Up Cake - Spiegeleierkuchen

German Sunny Side Up Cake

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German Sunny Side Up Cake - Spiegeleierkuchen The German Sunny…
Angel Cake Recipe

Angel Cake Recipe

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Angel Cake Recipe This Angel Cake recipe is made with Irish…
Shepherd's Pie Recipe

Shepherd’s Pie Recipe

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Shepherd's Pie Recipe - Hirtenkuchen A Shepherd's Pie recipe…
Hotchpotch Recipe Brisket Cabbage

Hotchpotch Recipe Brisket Cabbage

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Hotchpotch Recipe Brisket Cabbage and Potatoes This Hotchpotch…
Strawberry Shortcake Recipe

Strawberry Shortcake Recipe

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Strawberry Shortcake Recipe - Sponge Cake layered with Strawberries This…
Linzer Cake Recipe

Linzer Cake Recipe

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Linzer Cake Recipe - Linzer Torte The Linzer Cake recipe is…
Melon Prosciutto Salami Appetizer

Melon Prosciutto Salami Appetizer

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Melon Prosciutto Salami Appetizer - Always a great Combination This…
Chinese Cabbage Salad Recipe

Chinese Cabbage Salad Recipe

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Chinese Cabbage Salad Recipe - Chinakohlsalat The Chinese cabbage…
Ham Noodle Casserole Recipe

Ham Noodle Casserole

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Ham Noodle Casserole - Schinkennudeln The Ham Noodle Casserole…
Midnight Soup Recipe

Midnight Soup Recipe

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Midnight Soup Recipe - Mitternachtssuppe This Midnight Soup…
Homemade Marinated Herring Recipe

Homemade Marinated Herring

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Homemade Marinated Herring - Eingelegte Hering Homemade Marinated…
Stuffed Turkey Recipe

Oma’s Stuffed Turkey Recipe

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Stuffed Turkey Recipe - Truthahn The Stuffed Turkey Recipe is…
Green Bean Recipe

Green Bean Recipe

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Green Bean Recipe - Grüne Bohnen mit Mais und Pfifferlingen The…