German Cake Recipes

German Breakfast Pastry

German Breakfast Pastry

Yield: 12 Prep: 30 min. Bake: 15 min. Schokohörnchen German Breakfast Pastry If you want to pamper your sweetheart on a Sunday morning with a cozy and delicious breakfast, just bake these German breakfast pastry chocolate croissants. This delightful German pastry also...

Easy Apple Strudel

Easy Apple Strudel

Yield: 3 Strudel Prep: 20 min. Bake: 15-20 min. Einfacher Apfelstrudel Easy Apple Strudel Tart apples are the best choice for baking an apple strudel. Recipe Video Recipe Simple Apple Strudel 8 ounces fillo/phyllo pastry ((thawed))5 tart apples1/2 cup raisins2 tbsp....

No-Bake German Chocolate Cookie Cake

No-Bake German Chocolate Cookie Cake

Kalter Hund - Schokoladen-Keks-Kuchen No-Bake German Chocolate Cookie Cake This no bake cake is very quickly assembled and is a delicious treat on hot summer days as it is served right out of the fridge. Kalter Hund - German No-Bake Chocolate Cake 250 g coconut oil125...

German Chocolate Buttercream

German Chocolate Buttercream

Schokoladenbuttercreme German Chocolate Buttercream This German buttercream features a creamy rich chocolate flavor. German Chocolate Buttercream 1 stick (soft unsalted butter)1 pinch of salt1 tsp. vanilla paste1/8 cup cocoa powder1/3 cup dark chocolate chips1 1/2...

German Vanilla Pudding Buttercream

German Vanilla Pudding Buttercream

Vanille Pudding Buttercreme German Vanilla Pudding Buttercream This German vanilla pudding recipe has it´s origin in Silesia, East Germany. German Vanilla Pudding Buttercream 1/2 cup milk1 tbsp. vanilla paste1/2 cup heavy whipping cream2 egg yolks (medium)1/8 cup...

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...

German Cream Puffs – Windbeutel

German Cream Puffs – Windbeutel

Gefüllte Windbeutel German Cream Puffs One classic German pastry that you will find on German coffee tables are Windbeutel or cream puffs called in English. Perhaps you already know this fluffy pastry filled with cream. But in this recipe, I will show you the XXL...

Easter Mini-Amerikaner

Easter Mini-Amerikaner

Österliche Mini-Amerikaner Easter Mini Amerikaner Nobody really knows for sure why these German cookies are called Americans, but one story is that these traditional German dome shaped cookies were first introduced in New York by a Bavarian immigrant baker. A...

German Apple Cake With Sour Cream

German Apple Cake With Sour Cream

Apfelrahmkuchen German Apple Cake With Sour Cream Learn how to make a very fast version of a German apple cake. The recipe for the dough incorporates sour cream which makes the cake wonderfully moist. If you love apple cake but don´t want to spend a lot of time...

Bee Sting Sponge Cake

Bee Sting Sponge Cake

Bienenstich mit Biskuitboden Bee Sting Sponge Cake Bienenstich or bee sting cake called in English is one of the most famous German cakes. Watch this video to see learn how to make an easy and fast version of a bee sting sponge cake. Bee Sting Sponge Cake Batter:5...

Marble Pound Cake

Marble Pound Cake

Marmorkuchen German Marble Cake Learn how to make this wonderful soft and moist German marble pound cake. This cake was my absolute favorite cake as a child and I still love it. Marble cake is very popular in Germany for the famous 4 o’clock coffee hour and a must for...

Non-Stick Baking Paste

Non-Stick Baking Paste

Backtrennmittel Non-Stick Baking Paste If you like to bake but don´t like to mess around with greasing and flouring the pans, this recipe will save you a lot of worries and money. This homemade non-stick paste works wonders on Bundt cake pans as it releases the cake...

Apricot Cake with White Chocolate Almond Topping

Apricot Cake with White Chocolate Almond Topping

Aprikosenkuchen German Apricot Cake with White Chocolate Almond Topping This German apricot cake with almonds and white chocolate is not only delicious but it one of the fastest cakes you can put together. Apricot Cake with White Chocolate Almond Topping For the...

German Apple Cake with Pudding

German Apple Cake with Pudding

Apfel-Pudding-Kuchen German Apple Pudding Cake This cake is fast and easy to make, and it is so delicious. German Apple Pudding Cake For the dough:1 egg½ cup sugar7 tbsp. butter¼ tsp. salt1 tsp. baking powder1 ½ cups all-purpose flourFor the filling:8 apples3 cups...

German Sweet Bread – Hefezopf

German Sweet Bread – Hefezopf

Hefezopf German Sweet Bread In this video I will show you a recipe for a sweet German bread named Hefezopf. Germans love this moist and chewy yeast bread for breakfast, spread with butter or with butter and jam. It is also very popular to have it at 4 pm at the...

German Apple Sauce Streusel Cake

German Apple Sauce Streusel Cake

Apfelmus-Streuselkuchen German Apple Sauce Streusel Cake If you are looking for a fast and simple but super delicious cake, you will love that recipe.  German Apple Sauce Streusel Cake For the dough:2 cups flour14 tbsp. butter½ cup sugar1 tbsp. vanilla sugar1...

Stollen with Marzipan Filling

Stollen with Marzipan Filling

Mini-Marzipan-Stollen Marzipan Stollen Bites These Stollen bites keep very well for several weeks. If you can resist them 🙂 They never last more than a couple of days in our house. Mini-Marzipan-Stollen 2 eggs14 tbsp. cold butter1 cup flour1 1/2 cups almond flour2/3...