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Recipe Index

Pancakes and Waffles

Cinnamon Waffles with Almond Cream

Coconut Waffles

Gluten-free Nut Waffles

Oat Waffles

Spekulatius Waffles

Oat-Buckwheat Pancakes with Cranberries and Lavender

German Blueberry Pancakes


Breakfast Quinoa with Raisins, Cinnamon, and Orange

Overnight Wheat Berries

Simple Rhubarb Crisp

Strawberry Pumpkin Seed Milk

Stroopwafel Granola


Apricot and Peanut Loaf

100% Rye Sourdough Bread with Whole Grains

Anni’s Finnish Rye Bread

Apricot and Almond Yeast Braid

Beer Flatbread

Beet(le)juice Bread

Cardamom Garlic Bread

Cardamom Raisin Bread

Cracked Wheat & Einkorn Bread with Green Peppercorns

Crusty Yeast Bread

Garlic Parsley Bread

Dark Wholemeal Bread with Flax Seeds

Flax and Durum Wheat Bread with Pre-Ferment

Two Kinds of Spelt Bread

Hazelnut Bread

Hazelnut Fig Bread with Whole Grains

Kamut Bread

Müesli Bread

No-Flour Sourdough Spelt Bread

Onion Bread

Olive Herb Bread

Olive Rosemary Bread

Pistacio Ramps (or Scallion) Bread

(German) Pumpernickel Style Bread

Savoury Zucchini Bread

Smoked Spelt and Chipotle Bread

Spelt Bread with Nuts and Seeds

Spring Onion Bread

Stuten {A sweet and soft bread, reminiscent of brioche}

Swirly Cinnamon Bread

Sesame Bread

Soybean Bread {bread machine recipe}

Wheat and Spelt Bread with Rosemary and Green Peppercorns

Whole Wheat Corn Bread

Whole Wheat and Oat Sourdough Bread

Wholesome Rye and Spelt Sourdough Bread

Gluten-free Bread

Gluten-free Pizza and Bread Recipe

Gluten-free Sourdough Bread

Savoury Bread Rolls

Poppy Seed Kaiser Rolls

Poppy Seed Crescent Rolls

Simit {Turkish Sesame “Bagels”}

Bread Rolls With Onion And Sprouts


Lentil Peanut Rolls

Multigrain Bagels

Whole Grain Rye Rolls

Sourdough Starter

Sourdough Starter from Scratch

Gluten-free Sourdough Starter

Main Dishes

Barley with Dried Tomatoes and Porcini Mushrooms

Basic Vegan Spaetzle

Buckwheat Crêpes with Vegetables and Sunflower Seed Cream

Cabbage Rolls with Mashed Potatoes and “Bacon” Sauce

Cheesy Spaetzle Casserole

Chipotle Kidney Bean Falafel with Basil Garlic Pita and Black Olive Hummus

Dumplings in a Napkin with Mushroom and Seitan Goulash

Gomba Paprikás

Focaccia with Tomatoes

Herb Lime Dumplings {Semmelknödel}

Lebanese Pasta with Lentils and Caramelized Onions

Linguine with Basil Parsley Pesto

Spaghetti with Beluga Lentil Sauce

Poppy Seed Noodles

Potato Gratin

Tagliatelle in Walnut Mushroom Tempeh Sauce

Yeasted Zucchini Pie with Herbed Pepita Cream Cheese Filling

Maultaschen {Filled Pasta Pockets}

Bacon Pasta

Sauerkraut Casserole

Tempeh and Mushroom Geschnetzeltes

Crispy Tempeh with Cilantro Sauce

Sunchoke and Asparagus Pizza

Curried Yellow Beans, Peas, and Chickpeas

Soups and Stews

Bean and Seitan Stew

Bean and Sauerkraut Stew

Cabbage Stew with Potatoes, Chickpeas & Kale

Cabbage Stew with TVP and Borettane Onions

Carrot Coconut Soup with Lime

Cauliflower Soup with Basil and Naga Jolokia

Curried Pumpkin Soup with White Wine and Seitan

Jerusalem Artichoke and Cauliflower Soup

Pepper Almond Soup with Spicy Tempeh

Potato Basil Soup with Tempeh

Pumpkin Soup with Two Kinds of Beans

Tomato Pumpkin Soup

Vegan Solyanka

White and Green Asparagus Soups

Pea Peanut Soup

Seitan, Tempeh, Tofu, and Patties

Bean and Spelt Patties

Broccoli Butter Bean Patties

Currywurst {Sausage with Curry Ketchup Sauce}

Frikadellen {“Beef” Patties}

Millet Patties

Onion Crusted Seitan Medallions

Smoked Tea Infused Tofu

Smoked Tofu Oat Burgers

Spicy Currywurst with Mango Curry Sauce

Spicy Tempeh

Tofu with Pumpkin Seed Oil Marinade

Salads and Sides

Celeriac Roesti

Celery Root Schnitzel


Perfect Millet

Potato Salad with Bratwurst and Rucola

Ramps Cauliflower Chimichurri

Kartoffelpuffer {Potato Pancakes/Latkes}

Roasted Asparagus with Pumpkin Seed Oil Vinaigrette

Savoury Snacks

Easy Puff Pastry Sheets with Mushrooms and Pumpkin Seed Cream

Pistachio Herb Breadsticks

Savoury Puff Pastry Shells with Quinoa and Asparagus

Homemade Smoked Almonds

Toddler Breadsticks

Spreads, Dips, and Sauces


Hot Peanut Sauce

Olive Sour Cream

Red Pepper Cream Cheese

Quince-Kumquat Chutney

Smoked Almond Butter

Cashew Chickpea Spread

Spicy Cilantro Sauce

Yeasted Treats: Sweet Rolls

Cinnamon Buns with a Chestnut Swirl

Marzipan-Gianduia Crescent Rolls

Kanelboller {Norwegian Cinnamon Buns}

Boller {Sweet Rolls with Cardamom}

Plum and Blueberry Buns

German Poppy Seed Rolls

Yeasted Treats: Cakes, Pastries, and Dumplings

Apple Cranberry Sheetcake with Cardamom

Austrian Topfengolatschen

Dampfnudeln {Stuffed Dumplings with Almond Cream}

Franzbrötchen {Northern German Cinnamon Rolls}

Gugelhupf/Kugelhopf {Yeasted Bundt Cake with Raisins}

Hefeschnecken mit Pudding {Yeasted Pudding Buns}

Krapfen {Jam Filled Doughnuts}

Mohnstriezel {Poppy Seed Christmas Cake}

Nut and Cranberry Rolls

Stollen Bites

Cakes and Tarts

Apple Fig Strudel with Pistachios

Blueberry Speculoos Streusel Cheesecake

Cappuccino Chocolate Chip Cake

Cheesecake with Oatmeal Crust and Blueberry Topping


Coconut Orange Cake

Donauwelle {Marble Cake with Cherries and Buttercream}

Erdbeerboden {Strawberry Spongecake or Flan}

Fig Streusel Cake

Fluffy and Light Chocolate Cake

German Apple Cake

Layered Matcha Cake

Leipziger Lerchen {Mini Marzipan Pies}

Lime Pudding Cake with Dulche de Leche Crust

Marble Bundt Cake

Marbled Poppy Seed Cake

Plum Cake

Pflaumenkuchen mit Streuseln {Streusel Plum Cake}

Poppy Seed Crumb Cake with Slivovice Plums

Rhubarb Pie with Vegan Dandelion “Honey”

Rhubarb Vanilla Meringue Tart

Russischer Zupfkuchen {Chocolate Cheesecake}

Sachertorte {Rich Chocolate Cake}

Simple and Moist Rhubarb Cake

Simple Chocolate Cake

Tschechischer Käsekuchen {Poppy Seed Sponge Cheesecake}

Cranberry Chocolate Tartelettes

Hazelnut Pie in Chocolate Crust

Fresh Berry Tart


Barberry Hazelnut Cupcakes

Bienenstich Cupcakes {Bee Sting Cupcakes}

Chocolate Amaretto Cupcakes With Chocolate Almond Frosting

Coconut Raspberry Cupcakes with Raspberry Meringues


Apple Streusel Muffins with Tonka Bean

Banana-Yoghurt Muffins

Blueberry Muffins with White Chocolate

Blueberry-Pistachio Muffins

Butterkuchen Muffins {Yeasted Muffins with Roasted Almond Topping}

Chocolate Pear Muffins

Chocolate Raisin Muffins

Crispy Cherry Muffins

Cinnamon Cereal Muffins

Coffee Streusel Muffins

Date Coconut Muffins

Gluten-free Lemon Poppy Seed Muffins

Trail Mix Muffins

Macaroon Muffins

Marshmallow Muffins

Oatmeal Redcurrant Muffins

Quince Muffins

Walnut Coffee Muffins

Rhubarb Muffins


Almond and Candied Citrus Spice Cookies

Almond Macaroons

Amey’s Di Saronno Cookies

Anise and Vanilla Shortbread Cookies

Barberry Poppy Seed Cookies

Biscotti di Amaretto

Chocolate Chunk Cookies with Marzipan

Cinnamon Stars

Coconut Ginger Cookies

Coconut Macaroons

Coconut Macaroons {Gluten-free version}

Coffee Shortbread Cookies

Double Chocolate Spritz Cookies

Dulce de Leche Sandwich Cookies {Gluten-free}

Marzipan Almond Crescents

Marzipan Hazelnut Bites

Matcha Coconut Chocolate Macaroons

Raspberry Meringues

Spekulatius Cookies {German spice cookies}

Spekulatius with Gianduia

White Chocolate Chunk Cookies with Marzipan

White Chocolate Coconut Cookies

Hazelnut Kahlúa Cookies

Brownies, Bars & Pastries

Bobbes {Shortcrust Pastry with Nuts & Raisins}

Chocolate Caramel Bars with Hazelnuts

Chocolate Shortbread and Hazelnut Squares

Dark Chocolate Brownies with Caramel Frosting

Energy Bars with Roasted Seeds

Gianduia Banana Brownies

Hazelnut Ginger Mini Pies With Figs

Leipziger Lerchen {Mini Marzipan Pies}

Marshmallow Bites

Nougatringe {Gianduia Chocolate and Shortbread Rings}

Pastéis sem Nata {Portuguese custard tarts}

Rich Hazelnut Brownies

Spekulatius (Speculoos) Caramel Chocolate Bars

Nussecken {Triange Nut Bars}


Grießpudding mit Grütze {Semolina Pudding & Compote}

Doughnuts with Berry Glaze

Johannisbeergelee {Redcurrant Jelly}

Rote Grütze {German Red Berry Compote}

Sponge Cake Pistachio Dessert

Tilslørte Bondepiker


Chocolates and Candy

Coconut Treats (Homemade Bounty/Mounds Bars)

Chocolates with Three Different Fillings

Easy Chocolate Rum Balls

Flødeboller {Soft Marshmallow Treats with Chocolate}


Mini Chocolate Coconut Cubes

Ice Cream

Brownies ‘n’ Yoghurt Ice Cream

Coconut Lime Ice Cream

Coconut Peach Ice Cream

Chocolate Peanut Brittle Ice Cream

Hazelnut Ice Cream

Rhubarb Ice Cream {without ice cream maker}

Speculoos Spread Ice Cream

Strawberry Ice Cream

Vanilla Ice Cream with Dulce de Leche

Walnut Caramel Ice Cream {without ice cream maker}

Snickerdoodle Ice Cream

Frostings and Sweet Spreads

Chocolate Hazelnut Spread {Vegan Nutella}

Dulce de Leche de Soja y Coco {Version with less sugar here}

Marshmallow Fluff

Perfect Speculoos Spread

Rolled Fondant