German Culture @ BellaOnline Welcome to your guide to Germany, and the culture and traditions of German speaking countries. From castles, customs and cuisine, yes it does have one, to present day life, history, arts, language, facts, festivals and travel. en-us Copyright 2015 All Rights Reserved. Sun, 2 Aug 2015 08:37:41 EST 240 German Culture @ BellaOnline Rote Grütze, Germany's Fruit Dessert Recipe Rote Grütze with summer berries is one of Germany's most popular desserts. Light, refreshing, easy to make and for centuries simple "every day" Hausmannskost, home cooking, in northern Germany. Now it is a "fruit salad with a difference" and menu favorite even in upscale restaurants. Thu, 5 Jul 2012 02:34:56 EST Germany's Cult Beach Chair, the Strandkorb The "Strandkorb". A strange looking chair often compared to an upright wicker wash basket. It was originally designed for an aristocrat with rheumatism, but has sheltered German beach goers from wind, rain and sun for generations and is now part of the country's culture. Wed, 27 Jun 2012 03:46:13 EST Germany's Fairy Tale Road By bicycle, car, or of course with seven league boots, the Fairy Tale Road in Germany is a magical journey in the footsteps of Brothers Grimm. Through medieval villages, unspoiled nature and stunning views to a castle filled world of fantasy, sagas, myths and legends. Thu, 2 Feb 2012 14:22:22 EST