Tuesday, 2nd February 2016 -
Last updated on: Wednesday, 3rd February 2016
Februari is – of course – the month of love with Valentine’s day right around the corner, but in the Netherlands also the month when the Dutch celebrate Carnaval, especially in the southern provinces of the country. Read entire article »
Friday, 1st January 2016 -
Last updated on: Friday, 1st January 2016
Bossche Bollen are a kind of pastry that was originally invented in Den Bosch, or: ‘s Hertogenbosch, a city in the south of the Netherlands. Read entire article »
Thursday, 26th November 2015 -
Last updated on: Wednesday, 2nd December 2015
It's almost Sinterklaas! Read entire article »
Thursday, 22nd October 2015 -
Last updated on: Saturday, 24th October 2015
Chances are, you've never heard of them, even if you live, or have lived, in the Netherlands: Anijskrollen! Read entire article »
Anijskrollen are whitebread rolls with aniseed, braided into a knot by hand, and a popular regional product in the east of Brabant, one of the southern Dutch provinces.
Sunday, 17th May 2015 -
Last updated on: Wednesday, 27th May 2015
Recently we have added various new products to the webshop.
Among them are several delicious Fair Trade chocolate bars from Tony’s Chocolonely.
Tony&rsquo... Read entire article »
Wednesday, 25th March 2015 -
Last updated on: Wednesday, 25th March 2015
If you are visiting the Dutch province of Drenthe, it is very likely that you will come across one or more Hunebedden.
Hunebedden are heaps of giant... Read entire article »
Thursday, 26th February 2015 -
Last updated on: Friday, 10th April 2015
are a popular substitute for a biscuit or cookie
to go with your coffee
You’ll often see them being served at birthdays as... Read entire article »
Saturday, 24th January 2015 -
Last updated on: Thursday, 29th January 2015
Carnaval is mainly celebrated in the southern provinces Brabant and Limburg, because it is there where most Catholics used to live and Carnaval finds its origin. Read entire article »
Thursday, 8th January 2015 -
Last updated on: Friday, 9th January 2015
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Tuesday, 16th December 2014 -
Last updated on: Tuesday, 16th December 2014
The celebration of Christmas in the Netherlands.
The day after Sinterklaas’s departure ‘back to Spain’ on December 6th, most Dutch people go buy and/or set their Christmas tree... Read entire article »