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HAVE TO BRIBE SOMEONE? MAKE SOME AUSTRIAN SCHINKENFLECKERL!

If, for example: your boyfriend is away from home a few days, and you have, meanwhile devastated the apartment, then you can do the following: You can clean it OR You make some Austrian Schinkenfleckerl (Ham Pasta) as a restitution! (But then you surely will not have time to clean …) The second option is indeed as much […]

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VIENNESE POTATO GOULASH – LEFTOVER DISHES WE LOVE!

Viennese potato goulash, in our family, is the typical leftover dish the day after family celebrations. For the party itself we often cook plenty of sausages (when there are a lot of guests, it’s just the easiest dish). The remaining sausages go into the goulash. And, like most hosts, we overestimate the amount of food regularly. So then, tons […]

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General Main Dishes Meat Vegetarian

AUSTRIAN KRAUTFLECKERL WITH CARAMELIZED BACON

This recipe for traditional Austrian Krautfleckerl (“cabbage pasta”) is perfect for rainy autumn days or cold winter nights. It is a perfect dish if you want to include more cabbage to your diet, and is oh so delicious with the caramelized bacon and onions. You can freeze this dish and also prep it in advance […]

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Dessert General

AUSTRIAN TOPFENSTRUDEL QUICK & EASY

This recipe for Austrian Topfenstrudel (“curd cheese strudel”) with vanilla sauce requires 10 minutes of working time and 30 minutes of baking time. Apart from a bowl, a wooden spoon, baking paper and a loaf pan, no other equipment is required. Here is a video, where you can see how I make it. (sound only […]

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Dessert General Main Dishes Vegetarian

AUSTRIAN SOULFOOD: GRANNY’S FLUFFY APRICOT DUMPLINGS

Every person on Earth should have a beloved one who makes him such fluffy apricot dumplings like the ones of my grandmother. Here comes my delicious Granny recipe for Austrian Apricot Dumplings with farmer’s cheese/cream cheese and breadcrumbs. Instead of the apricots you can fill the dumplings with other fruit like strawberries or plums. They […]

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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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Dessert 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 […]