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German Recipes

Mushroom Stroganoff Over Cooked Cabbage

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By Barbara Lentz
Unique and very good
Perfect for a special event party or dessert - triple chocolate German cheesecake.

Betty's Baked Triple Chocolate German Cheesecake

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By Betty Bramanis
In 2005 I was given this recipe and my family loved it. We moved ...
Swiss Steak on a plate with mashed potatoes and green beans.

Swiss Steak

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By Darlene Sweet
As a child, this recipe was one of my favorite meals. My mother had gotten ...
(1 rating)
Sauerkraut and Pork for New Year's Day on a plate with mashed potatoes.

Sauerkraut And Pork For New Years Day

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By Marcia McCance
Mom used to make the best Sauerkraut and Pork on the planet! We all loved ...
(10 ratings)
German Sauerkraut and Bratwurst and Bacon Onion Potatoes on a plate.

German Sauerkraut & Bratwurst & Bacon Onion Potatoes

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By Terrie Hoelscher
This is authentic! I lived in Germany for 3+ years. This is the way my ...
(13 ratings)
Grammy Peg's Christmas Cookies decorated.

Grammy Peg's Christmas Cookies

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By Bridget Rucki
As a child, receiving these cookies from my Grammy Peg was a huge part of ...
(2 ratings)
A stack of Apple Pancakes.

Apple Pancakes

I make these pancakes very often. They are really good with whipped cream. I got ...
(3 ratings)
Spaetzle used in chicken soup.

German Spaetzle

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By Family Favorites
My German grandmother made the very best sauerbraten in the world. Alongside would be a ...
(1 rating)
A delicious and comforting bowl of German Potato Soup.

Kartoffelsuppe • German Potato Soup

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By Francine Lizotte
This soup is loaded with deliciousness! Bring Oktoberfest to your table by making this amazing ...
This Chicken Schnitzel recipe is breaded chicken cutlets pan-fried to golden crispy perfection while moist and tender on the inside. Serve with lemon wedges and chopped fresh parsley.  This easy recipe is prepared in less than 20 minutes.

Chicken Schnitzel

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By Beth Pierce
Chicken Schnitzel is a traditional German dish that is made with breaded chicken cutlets that ...


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By Thea Pappalardo
This recipe was my grandmother's. I have made a few small changes over the years. ...
(2 ratings)

Simple German Green Beans

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By Carolyn Haas
This is how my German mom always made green beans. In German, summer savory is ...
(1 rating)
German Beef Rouladen are rolls of thin, tender round steak stuffed with spicy mustard, bacon, onions, and pickles, all baked to fork tenderness.  Then it is smothered with an easy-to-make beef sauce made from the delicious browned bits and beef juices.

German Beef Rouladen

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By Beth Pierce
German Beef Rouladen Recipe combines thin slices of top round steak stuffed with spicy brown ...
German bunt cake, filled with hazelnut meal and chocolate

Betty's German Hazelnut And Chocolate Bunt

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By Betty Bramanis
A recipe from a dear German friend which has been my husband's birthday cake of ...

Struwen (german Yeast Pancakes)

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By Marion Wilting
This used to be the traditional lunch on Good Friday in the Westmunsterland (Germany). The ...
(1 rating)
Stale bread turned into cinnamon sugar toast in the oven.

Knabbeln (how To Use Stale Bread With Coffee)

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By Marion Wilting
This is more a concept than an actual recipe... You can make this with any ...
(2 ratings)
Coffee made without a machine.

Pruettkaffee (coffee Brewed Without Machine)

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By Marion Wilting
This was how people around here (Westmunsterland, Germany) made coffee - and some still do, ...
(2 ratings)

Schlabberkappes (cabbage With Gravy)

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By Marion Wilting
This is a typical dish from the Westmunsterland region of North Rhine-Westphalia / Germany, where ...
(2 ratings)

Broad Beans With Bacon

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By Marion Wilting
This is a sturdy Westphalian recipe. If no fresh ones are available, you can use ...
(1 rating)

Best Lemony Zucchini Bread

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By Pat Duran
This recipe was given to me by my Aunt Martha who was a wonderful baker. ...
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Dave's Crock-pot, Sausage, Sauerkraut And Potatoes

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By Cindi Marie Bauer
If you enjoy smoked sausage and sauerkraut, then you'll enjoy this hearty main dish along ...
Gravy poured over the Bridled Noodles (Pennsylvania Dutch).

Bridled Noodles (pennsylvania Dutch)

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By Cassie *
This was a recipe Gram would make for Thanksgiving. Served it with or without gravy. ...
(7 ratings)

Cherry Peach Kuchen

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By Robin Lieneke
I found a similar recipe in an old cookbook when rooting around for something sweet ...
(1 rating)