Thank you for visiting The Taste of Germany, which is owned and managed by German Foods North America, LLC, an independent importer, marketer and retailer located in the Washington DC area (where we ship from).

Please feel free to contact us at or call 1-800-881-6419.

Our mission is to increase the awareness and appreciation of German and Central European cuisine and food products and offer our customers in North America new, high quality, and innovative specialty foods and beverages (and other items) sourced primarily from small and mid-size, family owned suppliers. We assist start-ups to access  the North American marketplace, create awareness for their products and enable our shoppers to try and evaluate new products at relatively low cost. We also work closely with a variety of well-reputed importers and distributors in the US who will ship your purchases directly to your home or store. Some products and brands are only available in limited editions or quantities.

Education and Information: With every purchase you will support the content of our educational website, with close to 1,000 recipes, meal ideas, "get the facts" on the history and contemporary significance of  German and Central European cuisine as well as links to German restaurants, shops andOktoberfests and Christmas markets all over the US and Canada.   

Discover the Taste of Germany (close to 1,000 German food and beverages, as well as unique and suitable items from Austria, Switzerland, UK, Denmark, Netherlands, Belgium, France, Italy, Lithuania, Poland, Croatia, USA, Canada and other nations). Browse to get inspired by recipes, product usage and cultural background information. Introduce our delicious assortments to friends at parties or during special celebrations. Create joy with a gift for your loved ones. Or simply indulge yourself and with a “sense-sational” experience.

Thank you for your visit and we hope to see you again soon.



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