Monthly Archive: April 2017

Kansas Bierocks Recipe

If you’ve never had a bierock (we pronounce it BEER-OCK in Kansas where I grew up), you are really missing a treat. This authentic Kansas Bierocks Recipe using ground beef comes from Ellis, Kansas, center of the Germans-from-Russia (Volga-Deutsch) settlements that sprung up all over Kansas and Nebraska in the 1870s.  A...

Best German Chocolate Cake

Homemade German Chocolate Cake

 –  Homemade German Chocolate Cake Regular and High-Altitude German Chocolate Cake Recipe I spent a month in Berlin to study the German language.  I’d studied it in college, but of course, over the years, I lost most of it.  But I never lost my fascination with German culture and history.  So I...