German Appetizer Recipes

Obazda Deviled Eggs – Obazda Gefüllte Eier

Obazda Deviled Eggs – Obazda Gefüllte Eier

How are "Deviled Eggs" are called in German? Gefüllte EierWhat are Obazda Deviled Eggs? Angela Schofield created a contemporary twist on the traditional German deviled eggs recipe. The cold egg white halves are filled with a mixture of Bavarian Obazda, spices and egg...

Bavarian Sausage Bites

Bavarian Sausage Bites

What is it? Contemporary Bavarian party food.How is it called in German? "Weißwursthäppchen" "Häppchen" is the German word for a "Nibble". Weißwursthäppchen White Sausage Bites This hearty finger food is a great idea for your Oktoberfest buffet. This German finger...

Vegan Steak Tartare

Vegan Steak Tartare

What is it? Mashed up rice crackers mixed with flavorful ingredients formed into small appetizer balls. How is it called in German? "Veganes Tatar" Veganes TatarVegan Steak TartareVegan steak tartare is not only for vegans a great choice. Even non-vegans love that...

Vegan Liverwurst

Vegan Liverwurst

What is it? A nut based vegan spread. How is it called in German? "Vegane Leberwurst" "Wurst" is the German word for "Sausage". Vegane Leberwurst Vegan Liver Sausage  This vegan liver sausage has the same look and feel of coarse German "Leberwurst" and makes a perfect...

Tomato Sandwich with Onions

Tomato Sandwich with Onions

Yield: 1 portion Prep: 5-10 min. Tomatenbrot mit Zwiebeln Tomato Sandwich with Onions These small sandwich bites are a perfect easy starter with a mug of wheat beer. Recipe Video Recipe Tomato Sandwich 1 slice farmer`s bread2 tsp. butter1 large tomato1 tbsp. finely...

Chives Quark Sandwich Bites

Chives Quark Sandwich Bites

Yield: 1 portion Prep: 5-10 min. Schnittlauchbrot Chives Quark Sandwich Bites These sandwich bites are a great appetizer for a long Oktoberfest night. Recipe Video Recipe Chives Sandwich 1 slice farmer`s bread2 tbsp. quark (alternative whipped cream cheese)2 tbsp....

Radish Cream Cheese Sandwich Bites

Radish Cream Cheese Sandwich Bites

Yield: 1 portion Prep: 5-10 min. Radieschen Brot Radish Cream Cheese Sandwich Bites These delicious radish bites are the perfect finger food starter with a mug of beer for your Oktoberfest garden party. Recipe Video Recipe Radish Sandwich 1 slice of farmer`s bread2...

Homemade Liverwurst

Homemade Liverwurst

Yield: 1 quart Prep: 20 min. Cook: 90 min. Hausmacher Leberwurst Homemade Liverwurst Many regions in Germany have distinct recipes for liverwurst. Adding ingredients like pieces of onion or bacon to the recipe make each variety of liverwurst very important to cultural...

Beer Radish

Beer Radish

Yield: 2-4 portions Prep: 10 min. Wait: 30 min. Bier Radi Oktoberfest Radish "Radi" is the Bavarian name for "Rettich", which is the german word for a Daikon radish. Beer Radish is named not because of beer, but because it is a traditional starter with a mug of beer....

Bavarian Obatzda

Bavarian Obatzda

What is it? Savory Bavarian cheese spread. How is it called in German? "Obatzter" or "Obatzda" or "Obazda" "Obazda" is the Bavarian dialect word for "Mashed Up". Cultural Background Story Traditionally Obazda is mashed with the hands. That´s where it name stems from...

Bavarian Cheese Board

Bavarian Cheese Board

Kasbrettl Bavarian Cheese Board Some popular German cheeses: Allgäuer Bergkäse Butterkäse Bergader Limburger Harzer Tilsiter For more information visit this List of German Cheeses on Wikipedia: Click Here Recipe German Cheese Platter Sample Assortment:Brie or...

Bavarian Snack Platter

Bavarian Snack Platter

Bayerisches Brotzeit Brettl Bavarian Snack Platter Bavarian cold Platters are called Brotzeit, which is a traditional Bavarian savory snack platter. Directly translated, “Brotzeit” means "bread time". Recipe Bavarian Snack Platter Sample...

Vegan Oktoberfest Platter

Vegan Oktoberfest Platter

Veganes Brotzeit Brettl Oktoberfest Vegan Starter Platter This vegan Bavarian platter is a great starter for vegans and vegetarians. Recipe Vegan Starter Platter Sample Assortment:4 portions vegan steak tartar4 portions vegan liverwurst4 vegan burger1 Oktoberfest...

Apple-Crackling Fat

Apple-Crackling Fat

Yield: 4 Prep: 10 min. Cook: 20 min. Apfel-Griebenschmalz Apple-Crackling Fat The base of this appetizer spread is a homemade with crispy cracklings. This recipe also includes apple pieces for a fresher structure and a more elegant taste.Recipe Video Recipe...

German Beer Cheese Dip

German Beer Cheese Dip

Käse-Bratwurst-Dip German Beer Cheese Dip with Brats This German favorite is a great appetizer, or the perfect dish for a game night. This recipe is an absolute crowd pleaser, especially if you serve it with homemade pretzel bites. German Beer Cheese Dip 4 oz. bacon...