The history of the German biscuits Springer goes back almost a thousand years ago when the Germanic tribes, during the winter solstice celebration, performed animal sacrifices as offerings to the god Wotan (Odin) supreme king of the Norse gods. Poorer people who could not afford to sacrifice their animals made these animal crackers to offier instead. The Springer first recipe appeared in a 1688 cookbook. The cookies became very popular between 1600 and 1800 when artisans began making molds…

The history of the German biscuits Springer goes back almost a thousand years ago when the Germanic tribes, during the winter solstice celebration, performed animal sacrifices as offerings to the god Wotan (Odin) supreme king of the Norse gods. Poorer people who could not afford to sacrifice their animals made these animal crackers to offier instead. The Springer first recipe appeared in a 1688 cookbook. The cookies became very popular between 1600 and 1800 when artisans began making molds…

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Springerle is a type of German cookie with an embossed design made by pressing a mold onto rolled dough and allowing the impression to dry before baking. This preserves the detail of the surface pattern. They are most commonly seen during the Christmas season.

Springerle is a type of German cookie with an embossed design made by pressing a mold onto rolled dough and allowing the impression to dry before baking. This preserves the detail of the surface pattern. They are most commonly seen during the Christmas season.

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German Springerle Cookies - Anise Cookies  How To Make Springerle Cookies, rolling out the images with a springerle rolling pin

German Springerle Cookies - Anise Cookies How To Make Springerle Cookies, rolling out the images with a springerle rolling pin

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