Spargel Fever: German Delicacy to Appear at Springfest

Imagine a vegetable so special, so traditional and nostalgic, that monumental debates rage about its preparation and presentation each year. Germans know exactly what we’re talking about, and if you don’t, it’s time for you to meet Spargel, or white asparagus. A traditional symbol of spring and new life, Spargel has been celebrated in Germany…

Wednesday April 26 is NATIONAL PRETZEL DAY!!

As we all know, the venerable pretzel has played a significant role in German and German-American food culture for a long time – but where did it come from originally? We sent our top researchers on a daring quest to find the truth (involving about three minutes on the Internet) and discovered that the invention…