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Bierocks – Volga-German Meat Pastries -Wolgadeutsche Fleischpasteten

Bierocks by Baltic Maid

Bierocks are rolls filled with a meat and cabbage. This pastry or hand pie, whatever you want to call it, is perfect for picnics, parties, and potlucks. Or make it on the weekend for a dinners throughout the week. Bierocks can be eaten warm or cold, whatever you prefer. Kids love these pastries. Bierocks are [...]

Butternut Squash Mac & Cheese with Bacon – Käse-Nudel-Auflauf mit Butternusskürbis

Butternut Squash Mac & Cheese by Baltic Maid

I hope everyone had a wonderful Thanksgiving in case you celebrate this holiday. It’s not a German tradition so I don’t really celebrate it but I ended up cooking a pretty nice meal anyways. Instead of the traditional turkey I made a pork roast with pineapple and cranberries and I still have leftovers. I love [...]

Caribbean Meat and Plantain Casserole – Karibischer Hackfleischauflauf mit Kochbananen

Caribbean Meat and Plantain Casserole by Baltic Maid

This is one of my favourite casseroles. I really like plantains. They seem to make everything taste better. This recipe uses very ripe plantains which means thy taste sweet in comparison to the green plantains. This sweet flavour is paired with a delicious meat sauce. The casserole consists of five layers of fried plantains and [...]

Bocadillo con Queso – Columbian Guava Paste with Cheese – Kolumbianische Guavenpaste mit Käse

Bocadillo con queso can be served as an easy dessert or as an appetizer as well. There really isn’t much too it other than cheese and guava paste but don’t let this simplicity fool you. The combination of flavours is heavenly. The sweet and salty combination is just incredible and addictive as well. This cheese [...]

Rice Pudding – Milchreis

Rice Pudding by Baltic Maid

This dessert seems to be popular in many different cultures. In Germany, we call it Milchreis and it is eaten as a dessert or even light sweet meal. You can buy Milchreis ready made in the stores in the refrigerated section. It can also be bought in little packages with a mix of dry ingredients [...]

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