Tag: baking

Chocolate Buns or Chocolate Brioche

Chocolate Buns or Chocolate Brioche

Last week, I had the basic recipe for sweet yeast dough here on the blog and today I have the first pastry recipe for your: chocolate buns or you can also call them chocolate brioche. Simply add some chopped chocolate or chocolate sprinkles to the…

Basic Recipe for Yeast Dough

Basic Recipe for Yeast Dough

After being sick for quite a while I’m finally back in the kitchen: cooking, baking and in an excited test mood. This week I got my hands on yeast dough and its thousand and one ways to use it for pastry. I really love the…

FIVE DELICIOUS BIRTHDAY CAKES

FIVE DELICIOUS BIRTHDAY CAKES

Birthdays are celebrated all around the world, albeit a bit different. One thing that is quite similar everywhere is that the birthday child can expect to be treated with a special meal. This is usually a delicious birthday cake. And in Germany, we love our…

Homemade Vanilla Sugar

Homemade Vanilla Sugar

Let’s talk about Christmas cookies! I really love the American ones during the holidays, however, I have to admit that I prefer the huge variety of the German cookies. I’m super sorry you guys but as soon as I see some Linzer Augen (Linzer eyes),…

Homemade Vanilla Wafers

Homemade Vanilla Wafers

  The weather is just gorgeous right now, so I don’t want to hold you back for too long. Just let me tell you a bit about today’s recipe and I’ll dismiss you to the lake, to your porch or to the next beach bar.…

Americanized Cheesecake à la Granny

Americanized Cheesecake à la Granny

GBC and the americanized cheesecake à la Granny   Today, I have something very special for you: cheesecake à la Granny. This is one of our family recipes. The attentive reader of Ginger by Choice knows that I’m a huge fan of them. It’s just…