Creamy German Potato Salad (Cremiger Kartoffelsalat)

My Oma Sieghilde’s creamy German potato salad (‘cremiger Kartoffelsalat’ in German) with lots of dill pickles, eggs, Wiener sausages, and (you guessed it) plenty of potatoes, makes a great contribution to an outdoor or indoor outing with family and friends. When I spend time in Germany in the summers, it’s a must-have for grilling outsideserved … Read more

Simple Swabian Potato Salad (Schwäbischer Kartoffelsalat)

Not many side dishes are as versatile as this authentic Swabian Potato Salad. A humble potato salad recipe made with both, oil and vinegar that originates from Southern Germany. This is the recipe that most people abroad associate with a German potato salad. The recipe differs from American and British potato salad, as the dressing … Read more

German Potato Pancakes (Kartoffelpuffer) – dirndl kitchen

My Oma loved us so much, she’d make us homemade Kartoffelpuffer, German potato pancakes, whenever we would want them! They’re so good and bring up the best of memories eating them hot out of the pan at her kitchen table. What are Kartoffelpuffer? Kartoffelpuffer (pronounced Kah-toff-el-puh-fah) are German potato pancakes that are pan-fried and made … Read more