Tag: sweet

MICHELLE’S LEBKUCHEN RECIPE

MICHELLE’S LEBKUCHEN RECIPE

I’m so happy to introduce you to wonderful Michelle, a lovely friend I’ve meet via Instagram. She’s a crazy talent baker, enthusiastic blogger and German food lover. She’s the perfect fit for Ginger by Choice and so I was absolutely thrilled when she agreed to […]

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), […]

Episode 2: THOUGHT OF THE WEEK – Wedding Cake

Episode 2: THOUGHT OF THE WEEK – Wedding Cake

Photo credit to Nici und Marc HOCHZEIT- UND FAMILIENFOTOGRAFIE.

Thought of the Week: Wedding Cake

Thought of the Week: Wedding Cake

  Photo credit to Nici und Marc HOCHZEIT- UND FAMILIENFOTOGRAFIE.     Everyone has their own opinion about wedding cakes. Personally, I think they’re a fantastic addition for every wedding and I’m so glad we had one (made by the fantastic Fabienne aka Bella Berta). […]

Fall Buffet with Apple Pancakes

Fall Buffet with Apple Pancakes

  Fall slowly arrives, so we’re finally saying Bikini Goodbye! and chef hat Hello! During those days with high temperatures no one of us really enjoyed standing in front of the hot stove to sizzle or roast. Now, with a cool breeze from the porch […]

Banana Pudding – a Southern Dessert

Banana Pudding – a Southern Dessert

  When we go out to our favorite BBQ place, I always get super excited because of their dessert. Don’t get me wrong – the meat is excellent and the side dishes are great but the best thing you can get there is and remains […]

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: Rhubarb

Thought of the Week: Rhubarb

I just released my delicious rhubarb syrup and now, in this week’s TOW, I would like to share some interesting facts about rhubarb itself. Uncreative, but fitting. BOTANICAL The Latin name rhubarb is “rheum barbarum” and means “root of the barbarians”. The interestingly named polygonaceae […]

How to make Rhubarb Syrup

How to make Rhubarb Syrup

  I was desperately searching for rhubarb over the last four weeks and therefore, visited all of my favorite stores. I headed out to the best organic market in town, I went to the Farmers Market, … What can I tell you: I couldn’t find […]

Thought of the Week – Strawberries

Thought of the Week – Strawberries

What is your first thought when you hear the word SPRING: is it sunshine, flowers, or maybe asparagus? For me, spring is strawberries. As soon as I see one of them, there is no stopping and I will instantly switch to spring mode. I will […]