Twist Yourself Into Some Homemade German Pretzels

A close up of a traditional German lye pretzel centered in the frame with a cutting board and a stick of butter in the background. A red cherry tomato sits to the lower left.

In Germany, pretzels are an incredibly diverse treat that can be made to suit different tastes – from the salty soft pretzel with caraway seeds on top to the sweet Martinsbreze, or even a custard filled version known as a Puddingbrezel. Learn how to make your own German-style soft pretzels at home now with our tasty recipe.

Don’t Call It Pasta: Original Swabian Spaetzle

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Have you heard about Swabian spaetzle? It’s a German noodle that can be adapted for many different recipes and tastes. Boiled, then pan fried and topped with some sautéed onions and a little cheese, it makes a downright delectable meal. Read more and get the recipe now on Foodal.

Puddingbrezel: A Classic German Pastry

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The puddingbrezel is a very special kind of pretzel. Made of buttery danish pastry with a smooth and sweet vanilla pudding filling, these little treats combine the best qualities of baked goods and desserts. Foodal shows you how to make this sweet treat – read more now.

Savory German Onion Tart: A Comfort Food Classic

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This classic German onion tart is the perfect dish for a cozy night in when it’s cold outside. And served with a green salad or some veggies, it makes a delightful choice for lunch or dinner throughout the year. Enjoy the savory and delicious combination of onions, bacon, and creme fraiche in every slice.

Colorful Treats on the Table: German-Style “Amerikaner” Cookie Cakes

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Would you like to bake something new today? Try out this sweet German specialty that consists of a fluffy texture like a sponge cake, but has the size of a large cookie! Topped with lemon icing, chocolate glaze or fancy sweets, these good-looking treats will make a great impression for your next party, birthday, or afternoon coffee. Find the recipe on Foodal.

The Best Homemade German Vanilla and Chocolate Pudding

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What could be better than a creamy, real vanilla or chocolate flavored milk pudding on a rainy day in the fall? Whether warm and soft or cold and firm, enjoy this delicious homemade dessert whenever you’re craving some sweet comfort food. Read on and indulge in this special treat today!