German Bread & Rolls Recipes

Braided Cinnamon Raisin Bread

Braided Cinnamon Raisin Bread

What is Hefezopf? Hefezopf is a German braided sweet bread. In this recipe I will show you a version of Hefezopf with cinnamon and raisins. Zimt-Rosinen-Hefezopf Braided Cinnamon Raisin BreadIf an American cinnamon roll and a German Rosinenzopf would have children,...

Potato Buns

Potato Buns

How to make potato buns from scratch? Making potato buns from scratch is way easier than you think. Living in Germany it was easy to just go to the bakery around the corner to buy fresh, delicious potato bread and potato rolls. But since moving to the U.S. this kind...

Healthy Bread Rolls with Seeds & Nuts

Healthy Bread Rolls with Seeds & Nuts

How are these bread rolls called in German? "Kornstangen"German Bread Rolls with Seeds & NutsKornstangenThese healthy bread rolls are soft with a nice crunch of the seeds and nuts. The addition of seeds gives these rolls a beautiful flavor and pack a huge...

Easy Authentic German Rye Bread without Sourdough

Easy Authentic German Rye Bread without Sourdough

What is it? This easy German rye bread is made without sourdough.How is it called in German? "Roggenbrot"Cultural Background Story Germany prior to the 19th century was a mixture of hundreds of tiny kingdoms that each had its own dialect, culture and of course its own...

No Knead Cheese Rolls

No Knead Cheese Rolls

What is it? No knead rolls are a kind of roll where you don´t need to invest time to knead the dough. All ingredients are just mixed with a spatula or spoon in a large bowl and then proofed for at least 6 hours. Mother nature takes over and developes roll dough that...

Soft Pretzel Buns

Soft Pretzel Buns

What is it? Soft pretzel buns.How is it called in German? "Laugenbrötchen"LaugenbrötchenSoft Pretzel BunsThese soft pretzel buns are a delicious homemade treat with every meal. In Germany you these rolls are regularly used for all kinds of savory sandwiches. They are...

How to Make Pretzels – Authentic Bavarian Pretzel Recipe

How to Make Pretzels – Authentic Bavarian Pretzel Recipe

What is it? Bavarian soft pretzel. How is it called in German? Bayerische Brezel "Brezn" "Brezn" is the Bavarian word for "Pretzel". Cultural Background Story Since the people in Munich like their pretzel so much, they vehemently claim, they invented it. According to...

Sweet Braided German Easter Bread

Sweet Braided German Easter Bread

Osterzopf Sweet German Braided Easter Bread This soft and moist sweet German braided Easter bread is an indulgent treat for a cozy Easter Sunday breakfast. Enjoy it with butter and jam. German Easter Bread 4 cups flour1 tbsp. yeast1 tsp. salt1/2 cup sugar1/4 cup...

Kaiser Roll

Kaiser Roll

Yield: 8 Prep: 15 min Wait: 90 min. Bake: 15 min. Kaisersemmeln Kaiser Rolls One of the most traditional German rolls are Kaiser rolls or Kaisersemmel called in German. Kaiser means emperor and Semmel is the name for a roll in Austria and Bavaria. The recipe for this...

German Potato Bread

German Potato Bread

Kartoffelbrot German Potato Bread If you’ve already watched some of my videos you know that German bakeries offer more than 3,200 registered bread varieties. In this video I will show you how to make a wonderful moist German potato bread. This bread tastes great and...

Buttermilk Rye Rolls

Buttermilk Rye Rolls

What is it? A hearty German roll made from a mix of wheat and rye flour.How is it called in German? "Buttermilch-Roggenbrötchen" or short "Buttermilchbrötchen""Brötchen" is the German word for "Bun / Roll".Background KnowledgeWhy buttermilk is so healthy? Buttermilk...

Rustic German Bread

Rustic German Bread

Rustikales Brot Rustic German Bread Learn how easy and fast you can bake a rustic German bread. This bread is very tasty and stays fresh for at least a week. Rustic German Bread 2 cups white flour1 1/4 cups wheat flour1 cups rye flour1 tbsp. instant yeast1 tbsp. salt1...

German Bread with Seeds and Nuts

German Bread with Seeds and Nuts

Körnerbrot German Bread with Seeds and Nuts Germany is known for its amazing bread recipes. But not many people know that there are more than 3.200 different trademarked bread specialties offered in German bakeries. In this video I will show you how to make a healthy...

Sour Cream Rolls

Sour Cream Rolls

Quarkbrötchen Sour Cream Rolls If you are in the mood for some fresh rolls which can be ready to eat in 1 hour, then you should try this German Sour Cream Rolls recipe right away. These rolls have a wonderful crispy crust and a soft and moist texture. They are not...

German Soft Pretzel Rolls

German Soft Pretzel Rolls

Laugenstangen German Soft Pretzel Rolls Learn how to make German soft pretzel rolls. You can form them into several shapes and they are especially good topped with cheese. They are much better than store bought and will cost you only a few cents. There is a little bit...

German Bread Spice Blend

German Bread Spice Blend

An important part to the taste of good homemade German bread are the bread spice mixes called "Brotgewürz" in German. Depending on the bread type there are several bread spices used in bread making. If you love homemade bread and want to bake a great loaf of German...

German Cheese Rolls

German Cheese Rolls

Käsebrötchen German Cheese Rolls If you love the smell and taste of fresh baked rolls, then this German cheese roll recipe is a must. The dough for these German rolls is made with cheese, which gives them an amazing soft and chewy texture. They are an all-time...