Tag Archive: baking

Ears – A Specialty from Štramberk (Czech Republic)

Uši – špecialita zo Štramberka

Štramberk is a small town in the Moravian-Silesian Region. When we arrived there, the weather was not nice at all, it was raining and the famous landmark of the town was hiding in the fog. It is a castle from… (READ MORE)

Krapfen in Austria, Šišky (shishki) in Slovakia
Krapfen with Strawberry Foam

šišky krapfen

According to a legend which is very popular in Austria, there was the cook Cäcilia Krapf – because she was unhappy in love, she accidentally threw a dough prepared for baking in the heated fat on a pan. So a… (READ MORE)

Gingerbread, Lebkuchen, Pfefferkuchen, Medovníky…

medovníky gingerbread

Did you know that even the ancient Egyptians, Greeks and Romans had baked “honey cakes” – the forerunner of the gingerbread we know? Honey had been the only widely available sweetener and they had believed it to be a gift… (READ MORE)

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