Easter with DreiMeister German chocolates

Chocolate has been associated with Easter for centuries. Long seen as the epitome of decadence, it has been the indulgence of choice for many as the Lent fasting period comes to an end.

While a philosophy of ‘quantity over quality’ seems to be in vogue when it comes to choosing Easter chocolate, we believe a finely crafted, elegantly packaged and, …

DreiMeister German Christmas chocolates

Christmas is a time for sharing, but it’s also a time to pause and appreciate the wonderful things life has to offer.

That’s why, this Christmas, we’re once again bringing you DreiMeister’s irresistible festive chocolate, perfect for impressing your guests at any Christmas celebration.

At The Essential Ingredient, we search the world for expert food producers who use only the best materials and …

What is German cuisine?

Understand a country’s cuisine, and you will understand their history, their geography, their landscape and their diversity. The food held dear by a nation reflects who they are, proving that when it comes to national pride, you are what you eat.

In this way, it’s easy to dismiss German cuisine as a simple combination of meat and potatoes. But, of course, there is so much more to the German people and …