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how to make German quark

How to make German Quark

Find out how easy it is to make German quark – a very versatile, fresh cheese similar to ricotta or cottage cheese. We love making cultured dairy and quark is one of them. Maybe you have visited Germany and seen it there or have heard of it. If you haven’t, let me introduce this delicious …

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homemade rosehip jam

How to make Rosehip Jam

In the fall, you’ll find these beautiful red rosehips on wild rose bushes that are not only very healthy but also make a very tasty rose hip jam and tea. I was recently out on a walk and happened to notice this wild rose bush. Actually, I only noticed it because it had these beautiful …

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homemade German pretzels

How to Make German Pretzels

Let me show you step-by-step how you can make delicious German pretzels. They have the distinct color and flavor you might have come to love! Have you had German pretzels before? Maybe you have visited an Oktoberfest in your area. Or you have visited or lived in Germany and tried them there. This post contains …

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Make your own Yoghurt

Homemade Yogurt

Learn my ridiculously easy way for homemade yogurt that is cheap, delicious, and lets you control ingredients and taste. Homemade yogurt is so easy to make it’s almost ridiculous.  If you’re just starting out adding homemade cultured foods into your diet, this is such an easy one to try! Actually, making yogurt is so easy …

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how to make elderberry jam

How to make Elderberry Jam

Elderberry jam is a delicious and healthy spread for toasts or a topping for yoghurt or oatmeal. I love elderberries and every year, I turn them into delicious elderberry jam and juice! Growing up in Germany, my grandparents would drive around in the fall to find elderberry bushes and pick the berries.  They would make …

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