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Kaiserschmarrn with tart cherries
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Kaiserschmarrn, a traditional Austrian dish

While strolling through the cobblestone streets of Vienna, Austria, we stopped for lunch at Café Central (est. 1876) for some original Austrian food. The waiter highly recommended this Austrian dish Kaiserschmarrn is an original Austrian sweet dish, made from Palatschinken (pancake) dough. It was created for Kaiser Franz Joseph and Elisabeth (Sissi) in 1854. He […]

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Austrian Cheese Spaetzle, Käsespätzle,
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Käsespätzle, or Cheese Spaetzle

While on vacation in Sankt Gilgen, Austria I had this typical Austrian dish called Käsespatzen. It consists of Spaetzle noodles and grated hard cheese that is alternately stacked and garnished with fried onions. The Cheese Spaetzle are pushed into the hot oven after they have been layered, so that the Spaetzle does not cool down and the […]

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currywurst, Germany
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Germany
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Currywurst

Don’t want to make your own sauce, you can buy it here: Both Berlin and Hamburg claim to have invented the Currywurst. However, Herta Heuwer from Berlin, who is said to have invented the Currywurst in 1949, has registered for a patent Supposedly she was so bored in her snack bar at Stuttgarter Platz, that […]

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German Goulash (Gulasch)
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German Goulash (Gulasch)

This Beef/Pork Goulash is our family tradition for the holidays. I prepare two large pots for my daughter and family, and also for the visiting neighbors and friends. We have Spätzle as a side, or wide Noodles. Some greens like Boston lettuce that complements the meal. Friends of my daughter always looking forward to my […]

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Pollo alla cacciatora Umbrien
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Chicken Italien style “Pollo alla cacciatora”

We ate “Pollo alla cacciatora” in Orvieto, Umbrien. Also called “Hunter’s Wifes” Chicken, this Italien Food has lots of fresh tomatoes and herbs, and is very delicious. Enough for 4 people, you would eat it with Parpadelle pasta (wide Nudels).I

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Restaurant Orvieto, Umbria, Northern Italy
Southern Europe
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Orvieto, Northern Italy

We booked a trip to Rome with a Bus tour. Most of these Tours are leaving from major German cities, generally near the train station or Bahnhof. Our adventure started in Würzburg with a ride to Rome. The route took us through the beautiful Tuscany, and further South to the Umbria, where we stopped for a […]

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Leberknödelsuppe, Liver dumpling soup
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Soups

Leberknödelsuppe, Liver dumpling soup

In English called Liver dumpling soup. I had this Soup growing up, and it was found on a Bavarian/Frankonian dinner table, especially Sundays after Church.

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French Crepes recipe
Desserts
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French Crêpes

Not your usual breakfast food. A thin, melt in your mouth kinda pancake to be eaten as a main meal, appetizer or dessert. You can use a pan, but if you desire and make it often, you can order a Crêpe maker here French Crêpes Print Rate this recipe 1 2 3 4 5 1 […]

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Ruedesheim am Rhein, Rhine
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Germany
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Rüdesheim am Rhein

On our travels we took several day cruises on the Rhine, which starts in Koblenz. The last stop of the Rhine river cruise with the the KD Goethe ship is Rüdesheim. KD stands for Köln-Düsseldorf I highly recommend to buy a Guide Book for Germany. It helped me in the past to discover places I would’ve […]

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Ceiling Paintings or Fresco
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Germany
Southern Europe
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Ceiling Paintings or Fresco

The ceiling painting is like its counterpart on vertical surfaces, the wall painting, known since ancient times.

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