Tastes of Danube – Bread Connects

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Bread connects. Give a sign of friendship along the Danube! From 7th to 16th October 2017 the Danube-Networkers are carrying out a Danube Bread Baking Week with this motto. During this week, many actions concerning bread baking and bread sharing will take place in all Danube countries. People of all ages, ethnic origins and social […]

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By Wolfgang Doster Mrs. Ulrike Bahmer, from the district administration of the Alb-Donau-Kreis region, invited us to a baking event in Machtolsheim, a town about 30 km from Ulm, in the “Schwäbische Alb”. Ten women and two men were her guests there on the twenty-second of October, 2016. The bake-house was built in 1960 and […]

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By Rita Kishonthy-Kardos On 8th of June 2016 we held our Baking Day at the open fire oven in Halmaj. The local mayor willingly supported our event to share the place with the roma community. During the afternoon we made together the dough for the bread and the scone for the typical Roma bread called […]

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Photos and text by Wolfgang Doster On May 4th Peter and Max invited me to join them to bake bread and to taste their bread.  I met them at the community centre in Ulm-Jungingen.    Peter and Max in front of the bakehouse How did the bake house come to Ulm-Jungingen? In former times it […]

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By Ljiljana Cumura Zizic On Saturday 16th September 2017 in Backa Palanka was held the fifth international event “Danube embroidery” organized by the Association of Women “Golden Hands”. The event brought together more than fifty participants from the Danube region. During the event women from the association “Majčino krilo” was organized baking of donuts. They baked […]

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By Lubica Rompfová We students from the class quarta at La Salle Secondary Grammar School in Bratislava visited a cozy bakery called Rusticana in a small village Nemecká (near Banská Bystrica) and interviewed the baker. The interview was quick because they had their hands full. Apart from the bakery there is also a chalet restaurant. And […]

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By Wolfgang Doster In a tent behind the baking house we met the mayor of Renquishausen, Jürgen Zinsmayer. He is, as many of his fellow citizens are, busy preparing the village festival. Mr. Zinsmayer, what can you tell us about the baking house in your commune? The baking house is a very important venue for […]

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Danube networkers Brigitte and Wolfgang Doster visited and interviewed Mrs. Theresia Volk, baking woman, and Jürgen Zinsmayer, mayor of Renquishausen near Tübingen. 80-18-2017 Hello Mrs Volk, you and many helpers are currently baking for the upcoming baking festival in Renquishausen. Do you have some spare time for us, anyway? Of course, we just put some […]

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By Marina Lukic Cvetic, transalated by Lidija Jevremovic In village Ratina, between Kraljevo and Krusevac, 7 km on south from Kraljevo, every first week in September is manifestation Projada. This year it was 10 years of this event. It implies nice stands with different sorts of corn bread available for degustation and for competition. Manifestation […]

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By Ljiljana Cumura Zizic On the last weekend of August, 27.8.2017 traditional 9th Strudl fest organized by the Association of Germans Backa Palanka (Serbia) was held. Numerous guests and participants were greeted by Mrs. Marlena Uhlarik, president of the Association. Visitors were able to enjoy the tastes of a wide variety of strudels: poppy, walnuts, plums, […]

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