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Merry (Almost) Christmas!

I would just like to start out by saying that the city right now is just beautiful. So many lights everywhere! Each street has its own unique set. 388 more words

Travel

Riesling : All time go-to white wine

I am no discriminator when it comes to Riesling. German, French, American, Australian – I’ll drink them all. Most I’ve had thus far are German though, followed by American (a fruit bomb it was, but I loved it nonetheless). 117 more words

Wine

Oma's Vanillekipferl (Vanilla Crescents)

The best Christmas cookie recipes are usually those that have been handed down from one generation to the next, just like this one for “Vanillekipferl”, a traditional German Christmas staple! 287 more words

Culture

China Officially Approves Imports of a GM Soy Variety from Bayer (Germany) CropScience

China has officially approved imports of a genetically modified (GM) Bayer CropScience Ltd soybean variety after seven years of review, Bayer said on Friday , raising expectations that approval notices could come soon for other biotech crops. 96 more words

Oilseeds - Soybeans

What's happening with the PEGIDA?

“PEGIDA” is short for “patriotische Europäer gegen die Islamisierung des Abendlandes” or “Patriotic Europeans against the Islamisation of the West”. It’s the name of a movement that has recently started protesting in Dresden and other German cities with as many as 15000 people. 170 more words

Germany