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A Hungarian Goulash Recipe from Viking River Cruises!

A Hungarian Goulash Recipe from Viking River Cruises!

This style of goulash originated with Hungary’s herdsmen and quickly spread throughout Europe. It is a soup, but its rich combination of ingredients makes it a meal on its own. The csipetke are pasta that are a welcome addition to this flavorful dish. INGREDIENTS Goulash: 2 med onions, chopped 2 T vegetable oil dash of […]

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Towns’ Jewish History Detailed in Book

Towns’ Jewish History Detailed in Book

By James M. Beidler If you have ever cringed at the sayings “It’s a small world” and “Things always come full circle,” then this probably is not a column you want to read. On the other hand, I am someone who used to cringe at them and now embraces them rather wholeheartedly. When I went […]

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Shattered Lives, Shattered Dreams

Shattered Lives, Shattered Dreams

Shattered Lives, Shattered Dreams: The Disrupted Lives of Families in America’s Internment Camps by Russell W. Estlack (Bonneville Books, 2011) tells the relatively unknown story of the internment of thousands of German-Americans during World War II. “Held without trial or the benefit of legal representation, and not permitted to face their accusers, they became bargaining […]

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Surprising Spargel!

Surprising Spargel!

by Sharon Hudgins It’s Spargelzeit again, the annual asparagus season in Germany, when the fields are full of people hand-harvesting the big thick stalks of white asparagus so beloved by German diners. Depending on the region, asparagus season in Germany begins from mid-April to early May and lasts through most of June, officially ending on […]

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A Hungarian Goulash Recipe from Viking River Cruises!

A Hungarian Goulash Recipe from Viking River Cruises!

| March 2, 2015 | 0 Comments

This style of goulash originated with Hungary’s herdsmen and quickly spread throughout Europe. It is a soup, but its rich combination of ingredients makes it a meal on its own. The csipetke are pasta that are a welcome addition to this flavorful dish. INGREDIENTS Goulash: 2 med onions, chopped 2 T vegetable oil dash of […]

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A Successful International Festival at Concordia Lanaguage Villages

A Successful International Festival at Concordia Lanaguage Villages

| March 1, 2015 | 0 Comments

The first Twin Cities International Festival took place last week and wow—what a success!! At Waldsee’s booth you could guess how many Gummibären were in the Glas, make Lebkuchenherzen like they have at Oktoberfest, become a scientist like Einstein by doing a Biohaus Experiment, or even make Namensschilder with a German name so that you’re […]

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A Recipe for a Relaxing, Indulgent “Ahhhh…!” from Viking River Cruises

A Recipe for a Relaxing, Indulgent “Ahhhh…!” from Viking River Cruises

| February 28, 2015 | 0 Comments

CAFÉ MARIA THERESA This simple, flavorful coffee is popular throughout Austria and Hungary. It includes whipped cream, a crucial ingredient for coffee drinks in this part of the world and is named after the beloved Austrian empress, Maria Theresa because she so enjoyed the finer things in life. If you prefer, you can make with […]

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Waldsee Scholarship Opportunities—Apply Today!

Waldsee Scholarship Opportunities—Apply Today!

| February 27, 2015 | 0 Comments

Concordia Language Village is a community of educators from all corners of the globe passionate about learning every minute of the day. Everyone—from Ph.D-level instructors with years of language-teaching experience, to former villagers returning as counselors for the first time—brings a unique expertise in language and culture. Their renowned immersion programs take place at facilities […]

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