German Dessert Recipes

German Semolina Pudding – Grießbrei

German Semolina Pudding – Grießbrei

GrießbreiGerman Semolina PuddingSemolina Pudding is a German dessert that can be made very simple with just 3 ingredients, semolina, sugar and milk. But this recipes has a more indulgent touch and a little special something that brings the simple semolina pudding to...

Sweet Apricot Dumplings Marillenknödel

Sweet Apricot Dumplings Marillenknödel

What are Marillenknödel? Marillenknödel are sweet dumplings filled with apricots. Marillenknödel Sweet Apricot DumplingsMarillenknödel are one of the typical desserts that you can find at the famous Oktoberfest in Munich but also on many menus of restaurants in...

Authentic German Apple Strudel

Authentic German Apple Strudel

What is it? Tender flaky pastry with fruity apple filling. How is it called in German? "Apfelstrudel" "Apfel" is the German word for "Apple". Cultural Background Story Photo: Hofburg Palace Vienna When talking about Strudel, it usually refers to a flaky dough...

Bee Sting Cake Ice Cream

Bee Sting Cake Ice Cream

What is it? Bienenstich ice cream is a German ice cream dessert created by Angeal Schofield in 2018. Bienenstich Eiscreme Bee Sting Ice Cream This German ice cream is inspired by the popular bee sting cake. It is an irresistible combination of honey, caramelized...

Rote Gruetze – German Dessert

Rote Gruetze – German Dessert

What is it? Rote Grütze is a compote style dessert made from red fruits. How is it called in German? "Rote Grütze" "Rot" is the German word for "Red". Cultural Background Story Rote Grütze is a typical speciality in northern Germany. From East Friesland to Bremen and...

German Dessert Herrencreme

German Dessert Herrencreme

What is it? A delicious vanilla dessert spiked with rum and tender chocolate shavings.How is it called in German? "Herrencreme" "Herren" is the German word for "Gentlemen". Cultural Background Story This dessert is a great hit at any dessert buffet....

German Cream Cheese Cake Dessert – Käsesahne Dessert

German Cream Cheese Cake Dessert – Käsesahne Dessert

How is this dessert called in German? Käsesahne DessertWhat is Käsesahne Dessert? A creamy dessert based on quark with mandarin oranges.German Cream Cheese Cake DessertKäsesahne dessert is a creamy German cheese cake dessert inspired by the popular German cake called...

German Rice Pudding

German Rice Pudding

What is it? A German rice pudding.How is it called in German? "Milchreis" "Milch" is the German word for "Milk" and "Reis" means "rice" in English. Cultural Background Story The history of the breaded schnitzel can be traced back to the 9th century and the court of...

Wheat Beer Tiramisu

Wheat Beer Tiramisu

What is it? German beer inspired dessert. How is it called in German? "Bier Tiramisu" "Bier" is the German word for "Beer". Weißbier Tiramisu Wheat Beer Tiramisu Attention beer fans! This beer tiramisu is something for you! Creamy, sweet, and with the taste of your...

German Waffles

German Waffles

Yield: 4 waffles Prep: 5 min. Bake: 15 min. Waffeln German Waffles Waffles are a great dessert for a buffet station. Arranged with various toppings they will be popular for all age groups at your Oktoberfest celebration party. Recipe Video Recipe German Waffles 2 cups...

German Vanilla Sauce

German Vanilla Sauce

What is it? Made from scratch vanilla sauce for desserts. How is it called in German? "Vanillesoße" or "Vanillesauce" The character "ß" resembles two "ss" in German. Hausgemachte Vanillesoße Homemade Vanilla Sauce Making vanilla sauce yourself is very easy, you just...

Chocolate Covered Fruit Skewers

Chocolate Covered Fruit Skewers

Yield: 4 skewers Prep: 5-10 min. Cook: 15 min. Schoko-Fruchtspieße Chocolate Covered Fruit Skewers Chocolate glazed fruit skewers are a favorite delight for people wandering around at the Oktoberfest. Recipe Video Recipe Chocolate Dipped Fruit Skewers 16 oz. of your...

Kaiserschmarren

Kaiserschmarren

Yield: 3 Strudel Prep: 20 min. Bake: 15-20 min. Kaiserschmarren German Pancake with Raisins Serve with vanilla ice cream and heavy whipping cream. Recipe Video Recipe Bavarian Pancake Kaiserschmarren 2 tbsp. cup raisins3 tbsp. brown rum or apple juice3 eggs1/8 cup...

Raspberry Sauce

Raspberry Sauce

Yield: 2 cups Prep: 5 min. Bake: 10 min. Himbeersauce Thick Raspberry Sauce You can make this flavorful raspberry sauce ahead of time and store it in the fridge for several days. Recipe Video Recipe Raspberry Sauce 1 pound frozen raspberries1/2 cup sugar1 tbsp. lime...

Sweet Yeast Dumplings

Sweet Yeast Dumplings

Yield: 8 dumplings Prep: 15 min. Wait: 60 min. Bake: 20 min. Germknödel Yeast Dumplings Germknödel are sweet German steamed rolls. You can find them on fairgrounds and in the ski resorts in Bavaria and Austria. Recipe Video Recipe Sweet Yeast Dumplings 4 cups...

Tipsy Cherry Compote

Tipsy Cherry Compote

Yield: 2 cups Prep: 5 min. Bake: 10 min. Beschwipste Kirschgrütze Tipsy Cherry Compote The shot of Black Forest Kirsch brandy gives that dessert it´s special kick. Recipe Video Recipe Tipsy Cherry Compote 2 oz. tart frozen or fresh cherries2 tbsp. lemon juice1/4 cup...

German Cheese Cake Ice Cream

German Cheese Cake Ice Cream

Käse-Sahnetorte mit Mandarinen Creamy Cheese Cake with Mandarin Oranges Ice Cream Creamy vanilla bean cheese cake ice cream with refreshing juicy mandarin oranges and moist cake pieces. German Creamy Cheese Cake Ice Cream 1 3/4 cups cold heavy whipping cream1 can 14...

Frankfurt Crown Cake Ice Cream

Frankfurt Crown Cake Ice Cream

Frankfurter Kranz Eiscreme Frankfurt Crown Cake Ice Cream Luxurious vanilla ice cream with crunchy candied nut brittle, vanilla cookies and perky maraschino cherries. Frankfurt Crown Cake Ice Cream 1 3/4 cups heavy whipping cream14 ounces 14 oz. cold sweetened...

Black Forest Cake Ice Cream

Black Forest Cake Ice Cream

Schwarzwälder Kirschtorte Eiscreme Black Forest Cake Ice Cream Delicious creamy vanilla ice cream with chocolate shavings, indulging cherry sauce, and soft chocolate cake pieces. Black Forest Cake Ice Cream 1 3/4 cups heavy whipping cream14 ounces 14 oz. cold...

German Dessert Solero Style

German Dessert Solero Style

Solero inspiriertes Dessert German Dessert Solero Style This recipe is popular German dessert that initiated from an ice-cream bar named Solero. The layered dessert has an indulging creamy vanilla base with an exotic fruity top layer. The recipe requires an overnight...

German Chocolate Mousse

German Chocolate Mousse

Schokoladenmousse German Chocolate Mousse Are you in the mood for an indulging dessert? Then this German chocolate mousse is an excellent choice. This is a foolproof recipe if you use a high-quality dark chocolate with 70 - 85% cocoa. German Chocolate Mousse 5 egg...

Bavarian Cream

Bavarian Cream

Bayerische Creme Bavarian Cream The recipe for Bavarian cream is one hundred years old and was created as an indulging treat for the Bavarian royalty but it is very easy to make. Bavarian Cream 5 egg yolks1 3/4 cup powdered sugar3 tsp. vanilla extract1 cup milk3 tsp....

Vanilla Cream Pudding

Vanilla Cream Pudding

Vamillepuddingcreme Vanilla Cream Pudding The vanilla cream pudding recipe in this video is used for German cakes and pastries, but you can enjoy it also as a creamy dessert. Vanilla Cream Pudding 1 cup milk½ cup sour cream½ cup heavy whipping cream3/4 cup powdered...

German Apple Pancake

German Apple Pancake

What is it? German style apple pancakes.How is it called in German? "Apfelküchle" "Apfel" is the German word for "Apple". Cultural Background Story The history of the breaded schnitzel can be traced back to the 9th century and the court of the Eastern Roman Emperor in...