Tag: baking

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 […]

Thought of the Week – Pretzels

Thought of the Week – Pretzels

What do southern Germany, Switzerland and Austria have in common? Well, actually a lot, yet above all, they are the home of pretzels which have become a true export success. Brezeln, Silserli and Laugenweckerl taste really good and therefore I am dedicating this week’s TOW […]