Christmas Almond Cookies

Christmas time, cookie time. Yes having grown up in Germany practically obliges you to make typical German Christmas cookies. What you need  3 egg yolks 350g cold butter 200g sugar 4 spoons vanilla extract 200g grounded almonds (or 100g grounded almonds and 100g grounded hazelnuts) 1/4 teaspoon baking soda 400g flour How you do itContinue reading “Christmas Almond Cookies”

Christmas Hazelnut Cookies

Gosh…this time I am quite late to post the first Christmas recipe. It is December 11th and everybody is already in the Christmas rush. So, I guess I get started with the first time. This time we feature a traditional German recipe for typical Christmas cookies or also known as “Plätzchen”.   What you need:Continue reading “Christmas Hazelnut Cookies”

Iimori Patisserie – Frankfurt/M. (Germany)

Well, I should not be posting a recommendation on a Franco-Japanese Patisserie after the holiday. I assume that no one of you is interested in having coffee and cake after the  Christmas and New Years food-orgies. But just in case you are up for some cake and happen to be in Frankfurt check this placeContinue reading “Iimori Patisserie – Frankfurt/M. (Germany)”