Apfel-Zimt Weihnachtsbaum

Apple-cinnamon Christmas tree

During the Christmas season, a sweet Christmas tree is a must at our Advent party. This is a tree decorated with apples and ground nuts filled sweet yeast dough, which is baked in the shape of a fir tree. The filled Apple and cinnamon Christmas tree is sprinkled with powdered sugar before serving and then enjoyed!

Preparation: 2 min.

Preparation: 8-10 min.

Total time: approx. 30 min.

Cuisine/Origin: Regional

Ingredients (1 portion):

2 yeast dough

4 apples

200g ground almonds

1 tbsp cinnamon

50g brown sugar



  1. First wash and finely grate the apples
  2. Next, mix the grated apples, ground almonds, cinnamon and brown sugar well together
  3. Now roll out the yeast dough, spread the mixture on top and cover with the second yeast dough
  4. Then cut a Christmas tree, twist the ends and brush with egg yolk
  5. Finally, place in the oven for 20 minutes at 180°C fan oven
  6. Ho ho ho - enjoy!


Nutritional values (per portion):

383 kcal

23g carbohydrates

5g protein

30g fat

Recipe video:

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