Braised Red Cabbage (updated)


If you asked my children the star of this plate was the Braised Red Cabbage (click here for link to original recipe), although the German Meatballs and Spaetzle were good too (click here for link to recipe). There was not a bite left at the end of dinner.  They love red cabbage. My house smelled…

Birthdays – German Dinner


It’s not every day you turn 14!  The only time of year that I intentionally repeat dinners is on birthdays.  In our house you are allowed to choose whatever you want for dinner on your birthday.  My son chose pasta and meatballs last month.  This month my daughter wanted a German dinner.    Specifically, German potato…

Braised Red Cabbage


When I saw this Braised Red Cabbage recipe in Martha Stewart’s Living magazine I knew I had to try it.  There was a little German deli near where we used to live that would open for lunch 3 days a week from 11 am to 2 pm.  If you were not there by 11:10 am…