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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)
A platter of German Soft Pretzels.

German Soft Pretzels

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By Cherie Szilvagyi
Steven, my son, is quite the chef nowadays and has taken numerous awards, including Chef ...
(3 ratings)
German Cucumber Salad a.k.a. Gurken Salad in a bowl.

German Cucumber Salad, A.k.a. Gurken Salat

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By Diane C.
I got this recipe from my neighbor's mother. She taught me how to make it. ...
(2 ratings)
An assortment of German Kuchen.

German Kuchen

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By Dorene Nagy
When I worked at the bank I had a customer who use to always come ...
(5 ratings)
Light German Chocolate Cake ready to be sliced.

Light German Chocolate Cake

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By Chelsea Mitcham
I love German chocolate cake, but it's just so fatty and full of calories. SOOOO ...
(1 rating)
A bowl of Hot German Potato Salad.

Hot German Potato Salad

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By Opal Jackson-Cakmak
Super easy, this one-skillet hot German potato salad with vinegar and bacon is a great ...
(5 ratings)
Slice of Inside-Out German Chocolate Bundt Cake on a plate.

Inside-out German Chocolate Bundt Cake

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By Mary R Morris
My friend Frances e-mailed this to me a while back and I just put it ...
(16 ratings)
Slice of German Chocolate Cake on a plate.

Daddy's Birthday Cake - German Chocolate Cake

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By Lisa Halsey
My Dad called me just before his 75th birthday and asked me to bring him ...
(10 ratings)
A plate of Milwaukee Potato Pancakes (Latkes).

Milwaukee Potato Pancakes (latkes)

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By Dianne Ward
I was born in Milwaukee and my mother was of German/Czech heritage so my fondest ...
(2 ratings)
Paprika sprinkled over Momma's German Potato Salad.

Momma's German Potato Salad

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By Melanie Kenefsky
This dish was handed down by my great grandmother. I still make it for family ...
(3 ratings)
German Brötchen inspired hard rolls.

Hard Rolls

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By Sheila Schwartz
You can ask anyone who ever lived in Germany what they miss most and get ...
Baked Rouladen

Bonnie’s German Beef Rouladen

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By BonniE !
Braised bundles of thinly sliced beef wrapped around stacker dill pickles, carrots, and onions, ...
German Pecan Pie ready to be sliced.

German Pecan Pie

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By Lynn Allison
This is a fantastic tasting pie. Very easy to make. Give it a try, you ...
(2 ratings)
German Goulash over egg noodles on a plate.

German Goulash

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By Sandy Griffin
This is my version of goulash actually. Tonight I took the time to write down ...
(3 ratings)

Dutch Split Pea Soup

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By Carolyn Haas
Split pea soup is very popular in the Netherlands on cold winter or fall days ...
(7 ratings)
Skillet German Potato Salad is a scrumptious easy skillet recipe with a cider vinegar dressing, crisp bacon, sweet onion and fresh parsley.

Easy Skillet German Potato Salad

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By Beth Pierce
You certainly don’t have to be German to enjoy this This Skillet German Potato Salad ...
(1 rating)
It warms your soul-and the secret, I believe, is the broth. This photo taken in one of my favorite little dishes-realistically, we eat this in big bowls!

German Cabbage Soup For The Soul

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By Paula Todora
When we lived in Maple Valley, WA we visited a wonderful and authentic German Restaurant ...
A plate of Pfeffernusse dusted with powdered sugar.

Mommy Sugar's Pepper Nuts (pfeffernusse-pebernodder)

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By Beth Carlton
This is a very old recipe from Germany. These cookies are usually served with coffee ...
(3 ratings)
German Linzer cookies dusted with powdered sugar and filled with jam.

German Linzer Christmas Cookies

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By Sheila M
This is my mother-in-law's German version of Linzer Christmas Cookies. She says they are ...
(2 ratings)
You could use ham instead of smoked pork chop!

Smoked Pork Chops With Green Beans

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By Carolyn Haas
I had some green beans from the local farmers' market and a smoked pork chop ...

Apolonia's Polish Honey Cake

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By Carolyn Haas
This comes from a Polish woman who entered the US through Ellis Island in the ...
(2 ratings)
German style pot roast sliced with sauerkraut and onions.

German Style Roast Pork With Caramelized Sauerkraut

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By Helene Mulvihill
Something my mom made and I have been making for 25 years. It's my recipe ...
(11 ratings)

Rote Kraut - Red Cabbage

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By Carolyn Haas
Pennsylvania Dutch recipes are similar to German ones. This one, taken from a Pennsylvania Dutch ...

Pa Dutch Potato Salad (hot)

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By Carolyn Haas
A Pennsylvania Dutch take on a favorite warm potato salad.