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German Christmas Recipes

A German-English Guide to Christmas Cuisine

German Christmas Drinks

Christmas wreath graphic courtesy Brigitte Haag

This is our special collection of German Christmas and wintertime recipes. They are arranged by category (drinks, baked goodies, etc.). Each recipe is in German and English, but if you need any help with vocabulary, see our Kochglossar. We will continue to add more recipes in various categories, and we invite you to submit your own (in German!). - Guten Appetit!

Also see: Christmas Pastry Recipes, non-Christmas German Recipes, and Measurement Conversions (metric/US/UK)

'Tis the season for warm (or warming) drinks! Glühwein ("glow wine") and other delicious Alpine winter beverages have become popular around the globe. Here are recipes to help you make a few traditional German drinks of the season...


German Christmas Drink Recipes

Note: Recipes are presented "as is" and not all have been tested personally by your Guide.

1. Buttergrog (Butter Grog)

2. Eierlikör (German Egg Nog)

3. Eierpunsch mit Rotwein (Hot Egg Punch with red wine)

4. Glühwein (Hot Mulled Wine)

5. Wiener Feuerzangenbowle (Viennese Flaming Fire Tongs Punch)

Also see our New Year's version of Feuerzangenbowle (Flaming Fire Tongs Punch)

MORE > Measurement Conversion (metric/US/UK)

NEXT > Christmas Recipes - Part 2 - Pastries and cookies
MORE > Cooking Glossary (German-English)

MORE > German Recipes - Non-Christmas Kochrezepte

Do you have a recipe in German? Email me to add a new recipe.

Related Pages

Christmas Recipes - Gebäck
More German Christmas recipes - for pastries and cookies.

Measurement Conversions
Eine Umrechnungstabelle für metrische Masseinheiten. A conversion table for metric units of measurement.

German Recipes
Also see our other Kochrezepte.

Cooking Glossary
Our German-English Kochglossar contains words and expressions found in recipes.

German Recipe Links
Recipe links - mostly in German.

Menu and Dining Guide
An annotated A-to-Z German-English glossary related to dining out in German Europe.

German for Beginners
Our free online German course.

A list of all the English-German glossaries on this site.

Online Dictionaries
Links for online and print dictionaries and glossaries for German.

Online Translation
Links to online translation sites.

German Newsletters
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