All the Details for the 2022 Landestreffen are at www.trentontreffen.com

Before we know if the weekend of September 2-4 will be here and so many of us will be descending on the Trenton, NJ area. More specifically we will be at the German American Society (215 Uncle Pete's Road, Yardville NJ 08691) in Yardville. "The Treffen is a great time for younger generations as well … Continue reading All the Details for the 2022 Landestreffen are at www.trentontreffen.com

Hugs & Handshakes at the AGM of the Landesverband der Donauschwaben, by Werner Fricker III

Hugs and handshakes, beers and brats, and maybe of schnapps or two, were easy to find as we re-acquainted with our friends from across the country.

President’s Report at the AGM – March 23, 2022

"The Club is the people not a building or location. We can thrive anywhere." -Janet Fricker Malofiy

Goulash – in the Kitchen with Jenn

 After a vacation filled with eating in restaurants and grabbing fast food at rest stops, nothing sounded better than pulling out my Landesverband Frauengruppe Cookbook to make one of my favorite comfort dishes, goulash. The book contains several different goulash recipes—everything from recipes using fish to venison. I chose to make Liz Tindall's (Trenton Donauschwaben) "Beef Goulash ( Rindsgulasch)".       Goulash got its … Continue reading Goulash – in the Kitchen with Jenn

In Our Backyard, by Michael Fricker

 “With skillful knife strokes the pig was cut up in the most efficient manner.  All of the parts and pieces were then dealt with in an orderly fashion.  Brain, kidneys and liver went to an ice box so the veterinarian could check for diseases.  The best cuts were offered immediately for sale to our customers.  Lesser … Continue reading In Our Backyard, by Michael Fricker