My great grandpa, Karl Otto Knepp in his blackfoot clothing. He was half blackfoot and half german, my great great grandpa came from germany and married my great great grandma, a full blackfoot indian.
Kartoffelknödel (German potato dumplings) Kartoffelknödel figure in the cuisine of most of the regions of Germany, and are a typical side dish with roasted and braised meats. This particular dumpling recipe, using both cooked and raw potatoes, comes from Bavaria. Potato dumplings are also popular in the Czech Republic, where they are known as bramborové knedlíky.
Lusitania: The Lusitania, sunk off the Irish coast by a German submarine on May 7, 1915, provoked great outrage in the United States and helped create the climate of public opinion that would later allow America to join the war.
HM King George V (1865–1936) Became king in 1910. George V declared war on Germany in 1914. The conflict - World War One - pitted him against his first cousin, Kaiser Wilhelm II. George made many visits to the front line and, due to anti-German feeling, changed the Royal Family's name from "House of Saxe-Coburg and Gotha" to the more English sounding "Windsor". George was the grandfather of Her Majesty the Queen. As a child, she referred to him as "Grandpa England".
Springerle, Anise Cookies , German Christmas Cookies ~ these also were baked by my uncle in his bakery and by my Mom when I was growing up, loved them..good dunking cookies in milk, or hot beverage. I need to find a mold and try them. This site has a recipe.
Rouladen. Classic German beef rolls stuffed with mustard, bacon, pickles, and onion. My favorite part is that most people already have all of these ingredients in their kitchen. Gluten-free and Paleo-friendly.