Sankt Nikolaus Santa Claus in Bavaria by Wikimedia

Sankt Nikolaus, the history and how he became a beloved figure

The custom, the filling of the shoes in the night from the 5th to the 6th December or similar is based on the legend of the three virgins, who were gifted at night by St. Nicholas. This is mainly done in the Bavarian catholic regions, and the Christmas Child usually comes Christmas Eve with presents. Continue reading Sankt Nikolaus, the history and how he became a beloved figure

Nuremberg Gingerbread, Elisen, Lebkuchen

Authentic “Nürnberger Lebkuchen” (Gingerbread), a recipe with history

The Nuremberg or Nürnberger Lebkuchen manufacturers have always baked, not only for the needs of the Nuremberg residents, but also for long-distance trade. Nuremberg gingerbreads went “all over the world” on old trade routes and with them the good reputation Continue reading Authentic “Nürnberger Lebkuchen” (Gingerbread), a recipe with history

Eierlikoer, eggnog liqueur

Make your own Eierlikör or Eggnog Liqueur

I started making homemade Eggnog liqueur filled in cute bottles a few years ago. It was always very difficult for me to find Christmas presents that would suit my loved ones. Since then, this Eggnog liqueur bottles or Carafes have been a hit under the Christmas tree. Each bottle comes nicely wrapped Continue reading Make your own Eierlikör or Eggnog Liqueur

Hot Egg liquor Punsch, Eierpunsch

Eierpunsch or Eggnog Liqueur Punsch

The creamy Eggnog Liqueur Punsch brings the Christmas market home and is a great alternative to mulled wine. Eggnog Liqueur Punsch in decorative in a beautiful glass bottles that can be a pretty Christmas gift. Eierpunsch is made with eggnog liqueur and white wine or Champagne and would is something not be expected to taste this good Continue reading Eierpunsch or Eggnog Liqueur Punsch

Apple cranberry chutney

Spicy and savory Apple-Cranberry Chutney

One of my favorite condiment or side for my Christmas dinner table is an Apple Cranberry Chutney that will go with Beef, Pork, Poultry, or whatever you like. It’ll taste definitely better than the store bought one, and can be prepared in only 16 minutes. I received lots of complements at the dinner table

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