The Silesians (both prewar and today) prefer their potato salads loaded to the brim with ingredients. This recipe features a mayonnaise dressing, carrots, apples, eggs, pickles, onions, and peas. Calling it a potato salad stretches the imagination somewhat.
Rhenish Potato Salad
This recipe comes from the Lower Rhine Valley and has the characteristics of typical Northwest German Potato Salads, that is, a Mayonaise Base, but without other vegetables or pickles. It's made more interesting by the use of apple vinegar in the dressing.
Texas-German Potato Salad
This is a Potato Salad from a family cookbook from German Settlers in Texas, and features the hallmarks of North German potato salads with a Texas-twist.
Sausage Broth Soup (Pfälzer Metzelsuppe)
This recipe from the Palatinate for Metzelsuppe or Sausage Soup is a hearty meat stew made with sausage broth. This version uses the characteristics of liver and blood sausage to form a rich and hearty soup.
Sausage Broth Soup (Badischer Metzelsuppe)
This recipe from Baden for Metzelsuppe or Sausage Soup is a hearty meat stew made with sausage broth. It's flavored with dried fruit and rich spices and would have been traditionally served during community festivals.