54th German-American Steuben Parade To Be Held In NYC

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We're getting in the spirit of the 54th German-American Steuben Parade, which takes place Saturday, September 17th.

Werner Lehner owner of Zum Stammtisch Restaurant in Glendale and Miss German-America 2011, Denise Manukian stopped by to get us in the spirit of the 54th German-American Steuben Parade! Wener showed us how to make kid-friendly Potato Pancakes:

Potato Pancakes5 medium potatoes /1 spanish onion /1 egg /1 teasp. salt /2 teasp. nutmeg /2 tablesp. all purpose flour /Pepper to taste /2 cups Veg. oil for frying

- Grate potatoes and drain off excess liquid in a colander - Put in a bowl and add egg salt and pepper. Add flour to thicken the mixture - Heat 1/4 inch oil in a skillet. With a spoon, drop in 3 or 4 mounds of the mix. - Flatten with the spoon into 1/2 inch pancakes. Brown on both sides, approx. 5 min., then remove and put on paper towels to drain oil.

Serve with Ruebenkraut (sugar beet syrup), Apfelkraut (apple spread), Pflaumenmuss (plum spread), apple sauce or cinammon and sugar.

For more information, visit www.zumstammtisch.com and www.germanparadenyc.org.

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