Roast goose, chocolate Santa Claus, Stollen pastries, gingerbread, mulled wine – it smells of cinnamon and oranges: it’s Advent and Christmas. The public holidays include the 25th to December 26th. On December 24th the presents are being given – there are presents. At the same time, however, it is also half a working day. On the last 4 Sundays before December 24th are the Sundays in Advent. Traditionally there is an Advent wreath with 4 candles. On Sundays 1, 2, 3 and 4 candles are lit. This counts the time until December 24th. The day Santa Claus brings the presents.
Christmas symbols: Santa Claus, decorated Christmas tree, Christmas tree ball, candle on a pine branch, wrapped gift with a bow

Date 2021: December 24th to 26th

Advent & Christmas

Heavenly fragrances and fun creations. The desire for home-cooked and baked food has reawakened. What belongs to the Christmas season?

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The best-known form of speculoos today are the spice speculoos. A shortcrust pastry with Christmas spices such as cinnamon, cardamom and cloves.

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Christstollen – Christmas stollen

A heavy yeast cake that contains raisins, almonds, lemon peel, butter and almonds is called a Christmas stollen or Christmas stollen.

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Bremer Moppen

The Bremer Mops are a sweet pastry specialty from the Bremen region. Crunchy, spicy and with an almond on top

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Cinnamon stars

Cinnamon stars are very special Swabian "Gutsle". Difficult to bake, powerful in the batter - and heavenly in taste.

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Advent calendar 2021 with delicacies

ADVERTISING Original advent calendars with a different fill. with spices, spreads, honey, beer, wine, tea, vinegar and oil, snacks or chocolate.

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Aachen Printen

The Printen are a gingerbread variant and are known for their typical shape, elongated strips. Recipe and story to go with it.

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Bentheimer Moppen

Bentheimer Moppen are traditional, sweet spice biscuits made from butter shortcrust pastry with caraway seeds. They owe their name to the county of Bentheim in Lower Saxony.

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Marzipan potatoes

Marzipan potatoes owe their name to the external resemblance to a potato. Fresh and homemade, there is a wonderful aroma.

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Sweet dominoes

Sweet dominoes are a gingerbread specialty made up of several layers. The cubes consist of gingerbread, marzipan and fruit jelly. Covered with a chocolate couverture.

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Elisen Gingerbread

Elisen Lebkuchen are part of the classic Christmas biscuits. They are round, have a wafer on the underside and consist mainly of a protein dough with little or no flour.

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