German White Cabbage Salad with Bacon

There are a few similarities between Polish and German foods, and the inclusion of cabbage in the diet is one of them.  While I grew up with cabbage being a staple in my Polish-American diet, I wasn’t too fond of this nutrient-rich vegetable until my adult years.  Now, the only thing stopping me from eating […]

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Potato Pancakes (German)

Any fried form of potato seems to draw people like a magnet.  What comes to mind are the big three–fries, potato chips, and potato pancakes.  Of the three, the most accessible to the home cook who doesn’t have specialized equipment beyond a stove top and a frying pan is the potato pancake. Growing up, I […]

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