Sauerkraut soup was made throughout Germany, though the Upper-Rhine may claim the dish as its own. At least Alsace claims to have invented Sauerkraut. This recipe comes in many variations, and this is a standard version.
Lentil soup is a common dish in Germany, with only slight variations between regions. Here is a basic version of the dish.
Beer soup was a traditional German dish that is less common today. This recipe adds a certain Frankfurt flair to the dish by adding Apple Wine, a local specialty of Frankfurt.
A simple springtime soup made with wild garlic. Known as Bärlauch in German, the green leaves and their strong garlic flavor appear in marshy land in early spring and persist until the beginning of summer, making it a very seasonal flavor.