French Chocolate Cake

French Chocolate Cake with Peppermint Cream Recipe

This French Chocolate Cake recipe was handed down to me by my mother, Reva Paul.  I have added the peppermint whip cream as the perfect complement.  I have three reasons … Continued

Onion Fondue

French Onion Fondue Recipe

If you love French Onion Soup, you will definitely adore this French Onion Fondue.  Think Onion Soup, without the soup!  The secret to this fondue are the delicious caramalized onions. … Continued

french onion soup

French Onion Soup Recipe – Onion Gratinee Soup

French Onion Soup is a hearty mixture of deeply-colored and caramelized mouth-melting onions, chicken stock, and layer of toasted French Baguettes.  It is topped off with a thick, creamy cheese … Continued

French Onion Tart

French Onion Tart Recipe – Pissaladiere

A French Onion Tart recipe is also known as, Pissaladiere which is a traditional dish in the Alsace region of France located on the eastern border and on the west … Continued

Fresh Strawberry Granita

Fresh Strawberry Granita Recipe

Fresh Strawberry Granita is a must make when fresh local strawberries are in season in your area!  A Fresh Strawberry Granita is as cool and delicious as ice cream, but … Continued

Fried Cream Recipe

Fried Cream Recipe

Crema Fritta Fried Cream recipe is a spectacular dessert that is well worth the effort for the impressive results.  This is a modern and very easy-to-make version with the addition … Continued

Fried Eggplant with Molasses

Fried Eggplant with Molasses Recipe

Berenjena Frita con Miel de Cana Fried Eggplant with Molasses (Berenjena Frita con Miel de Cana) is an Andalusian specialty of southern Spain.  In Andulusia, these delicious fried eggplant slices are … Continued

Fromage Fort Cheese Spread

Fromage Fort Cheese Spread Recipe

Fromage Fort Cheese Spread is the perfect solution on what to do with all those little leftover pieces of cheese!   An easy solution is to blend them all together … Continued

Fulvia's Italian Limoncello

Fulvia’s Italian Limoncello Recipe

Fulvia’s Italian Limoncello – This version of Italian Limoncello was shared with me by Fulvia Guyger of Prineville, OR.  Fulvia is originally from Italy and makes this wonderful version of Limoncello, … Continued

Gelato Spazzacamino Recipe – Chimmey Sweep Ice Cream

Gelato Spazzacaminois a fantastic and unique Italianice cream that is also know as Chimney Sweet Ice Cream.  The combination of sweet ice cream and bitter toppings, gradually melting together, makes … Continued

German Beef Roulades

German Beef Rouladen Recipe – King of Meats

My family loves these wonderful German Beef Roulades.  We call them King of Meats!   Every major event in our family, calls for the preparation of King of Meats and … Continued

German Creamed Spinach in a white bowl with two slices of hard boiled egg as garnish

German Creamed Spinach Recipe

German Creamed Spinach is absolutely wonderful!  It is a family favorite at our house for all holidays and special occasions.  Even children like this spinach dish. Cream Spinach is the perfect side … Continued

German Herring Salat Recipe – Pickled Herring Salad

  I wanted to share my family’s recipe for making German Herring Salad, known to our family as Herring Salat.  This recipe is from my children’s Grandmother, Gertrude Zemp.  Their Grandmother recalls … Continued

Five Lebkuchen bars with icing on a white plate

German Lebkuchen Bars Recipe – Basler Läckerli

German Lebkuchen Bars are a wonderful German/Swiss Christmas tradition that is consumed and enjoyed around the world. Lebkuchen, in German, means the “cooking of life.”  It is thought that the … Continued

German Marble Cake

German Marble Cake History and Recipe

German Marble Cake brings back fond childhood memories for my daughters, as their Grandma Gertie always made Marble Cake for them.  Whenever Grandma Gertie knew that company was coming over, … Continued