Buchhandlung „Ein guter Tag” – Schwerin


One of the great things about Germany – there are many others – is that Germans simply like BOOKS! And that is only good, because from knowledge comes progress and enlightenment and the world could use both at the moment!

We have written before on this blog about a small town in Mecklenburg-Vorpommern called Grabow where the library is the nicest looking building in the town. […] Continue Reading…

‘Meisterstollen’ – German Christmas Stollen in Mecklenburg – Vorpommern

 German Christmas Stollen in Mecklenburg – Vorpommern
‘Stollen’ are a German Christmas cake, sort of  like a fruit bread made with yeast, milk and flour, and usually with zest added like; dried orange- peel, candied citrus peel -Zitronat, raisins, currents, ground almonds, and different spices like cardamom and cinnamon are added.

Other ingredients, such as milk, sugar, butter, salt, rum, eggs, vanilla, other dried fruits and nuts and marzipan […] Continue Reading…