CULINARY

The Green Sauce Festival in Frankfurt

April 11, 2018 Alexa 0

The Green Sauce is a much-loved dish in the Rhine-Main area of Frankfurt. Traditionally made of seven herbs and usually served with boiled potatoes and hard-boiled eggs, it even has its own festival in Frankfurt. […]

EVENTS

IA: Rote Grütze Demonstration on Jan. 27

January 14, 2018 Alexa 0

Nick Eli, Rock Island High School German teacher, will give a presentation on the northern German berry dessert known as Rote Grütze. Learn how to make this delicious treat and try samples! The demonstration is […]

CULINARY

Grünkohl mit Pinkel Recipe

January 4, 2018 Alexa 0

By Jennifer McGavin Cooked kale and sausage (Grünkohl mit Pinkel) is a delicious winter comfort food. Germans celebrate winter with a “Gruenkohlfahrt,” which is a brisk hike accompanied by schnapps and a warm kale dinner […]

FEATURED

News from the Embassy of Switzerland in the US

January 2, 2018 Alexa 0

For the Embassy of Switzerland in the United States, 2017 was a year full of events with an extensive impact on its priorities. In addition to representing Swiss interests in political, economic, financial and legal […]

FEATURED

Happy New Year from GW!

January 1, 2018 Alexa 0

Prosit Neujahr! Happy New Year! Find out what Germans eat for New Year’s and why! As much as certain party traditions are faithfully followed in Germany to celebrate New Year’s Eve, the same goes for […]

TRAVEL

Culinary Germany

December 26, 2017 Alexa 0

Anyone planning a gourmet tour of Germany can expect an almost infinite wealth of gastronomic delights, from traditional inns to one of the more than 290 Michelin-starred and gourmet restaurants. As well as sharing the […]

CULINARY

10 Mouth-Watering German Christmas Cookie Recipes

December 21, 2017 Alexa 0

Fire up your ovens and get ready to bake – here are ten festive German cookies and pastries that’ll send your senses into paroxysms of yuletide joy. 1. Springerle Traditionally anise-flavoured, bakers create the intricate […]