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Main Dishes Meat

VIENNESE TAFELSPITZ STEP BY STEP WITH VIDEO

Tafelspitz is THE classic Viennese festive dish! (Directly to recipe) It is, for example, often found on the menu of Austrian wedding celebrations and you can definitely impress your guests when serving them a festive Tafelspitz menu! Usually, I serve Tafelspitz with horseraddish, spinach, roasted potatoes and chives sauce. Tafelspitz is the part of the […]

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Dessert

ELDERBERRY COMPOTE VARIATIONS (ELDERBERRY STEW)

In the following article, I present you two variations for Hollerkoch or Hollerröster (= elderberry compote or stew). Later in the post, I also collected a few tips for harvesting and preparing elderberries. [Directly to recipe] The following recipes are intended to serve as an inspiration to pair the elderberries with other fruits and spices […]

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Main Dishes Vegetarian

PASTA SALAD WITH PESTO VERDE AND HALLOUMI GRILL CHEESE

This summery pasta salad with green pesto and Halloumi grill cheese is worthy of heating up the stovetop despite summer heat! (Directly to the recipe) In addition, with this salad you can use up what grows in the summer in excess in the gardens: tomatoes, zucchini, and also eggplants! Since the salad stays freh for […]

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General

NO CHURN MAPLE WALNUT ICE CREAM (NO ICE CREAM MAKER NEEDED)

Thanks to this really simple recipe for walnut ice cream with maple syrup, I’ve just gained 3 kilos in the last few weeks! (directly to the recipe) The recipe was so simple and delicious that I just had to do it again and again! So do not lose it. And if you do, promise not […]

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General Soup

QUICK ASPARAGUS CREAM SOUP WITH ROUX AND SMOKED ALMONDS

The recipe for this simple and really quick asparagus cream soup with roux, herbal salt and almonds topping was the result of a rainy day, with lust for cream soup was no cream at home… (directly to the recipe) … It was green asparagus in the fridge and a rainy day. That’s why I had […]

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Dessert General

GRANNY RECIPE FOR SUPER FLUFFY JAM ROULADE

Once again, I did some research on a classic recipe of my granny. This time, I wanted to know the secret of her super fluffy apricot jam roulade. As always, you will find the basic recipe at the bottom. I summarized the tips and tricks of grandma in the blog posting for you. (Directly to […]

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General

ELDERFLOWER MOUSSE WITH FRESH ELDERFLOWERS & CREAM CHEESE

In the park just around the corner of my apartment, the elderflower bushes are just in full bloom. So I simply had to strike it and steal a few of the umbels … The result is this elderflower mousse made with fresh elderflowers, whipped cream, cream cheese and sour cream (and a little bit of […]

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General

BEEF SALAD WITH A TOUCH OF SUMMER

This beef salad has an exciting mixture of bitter, savory and sweet flavors. In addition to the meat, fresh asparagus, radicchio, beans, red onion slices, plums and grapes are all part of the mix. The whole thing is refined with a marinade of currant juice, apple cider vinegar, rosemary and pumpkin seed oil. Especially the […]

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HOMEMADE AUSTRIAN “KANARIENMILCH” (VANILLA SAUCE)

Here comes a recipe for a very traditional Austrian vanilla sauce called “Kanarienmilch” or “Kanarimilch”. This vanilla sauce is the perfect fit to Austrian Cream Cheese Strudel, Apple Strudel oder Cream Cheese Crepes. The name of this sauce could be translated with “canary milk”. I did not find much information about the name of this […]

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AUSTRIAN TOPFENSTRUDEL (CREAM CHEESE STRUDEL)

Topfenstrudel is as traditional and popular in Austria as the famous Apple Strudel. We usually serve it with warm vanilla custard. [Directly to recipe] Here I collected some tipps and instructions for the preparation. Tipps for making Topfenstrudel with vanilla sauce The Strudel dough You can make the strudel dough from scratch or you can […]