The Stollen Festival in Dresden

The Stollen Festival in Dresden

Dresdenis one of the most interesting destinations in Germany. If you wish to discover German city, you should plan your visit during the Stollen Festival in Dresden, which is today a veritable tradition of phenomenal size and weight. The origin of the festival Stollen is a traditional German cake containing dried fruits and covered with icing sugar. The dried fruits are macerated in rum or brandy for superior tasting bread. The cake eaten during Christmas is called Christstollen a... [ read more ]

The Lubecker Marzipan

The Lubecker Marzipan

The Lübeck Marzipan (or the Lübecker Marzipan) is the marzipan that originates from the city of Lübeck, in north Germany. The marzipan has been protected by the directives of the EU Council since 1996. The Lübecker Marzipan is produced by local manufacturers like Niederegger, Carstens, Lubeca or Marzipan-Land and follows a set of strict quality principles set by voluntary commitments. Some of them use almond paste exclusively and add no sugar but the general rule is not to add more than 30... [ read more ]