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Swiss Carrot Cake (Schweizer Rüblitorte)

Long time no see… In the last months, there was a lot going on keeping me distracted from blogging. But: I am ending my hiatus with some Easter baking. This is a traditional carrot cake from our Swiss neighbors. It’s called Rüblitorte or Rueblitorte (if the little ü cannot be properly displayed), Rübli meaning carrots and Torte, well, cake or tarte. Continue reading

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Blueberry Yoghurt Coconut Dessert

Yup, another berry recipe. But in this far from great summer I feel forced to use all the delicious berries once they are there (you never know how long that will last) ! This one is… Continue reading

Matjes Fillets Home-Style (Matjes Hausfrauen Art)

After a lot of sweet things, here is a savoury dish again: Matjes fillets in a sour cream/yoghurt  dressing.

You do not know what Matjes are? Matjes are salty herrings which are very tender since they had been… Continue reading

Swabian Redcurrant Tarte (Träubleskuchen)

Despite our fairly cold and wet summer in Germany this year, all the summer fruits are coming in at the same time now. With strawberries still being around, raspberries, blackberries, blueberries, gooseberries as well as red- and blackcurrants… Continue reading