Do you distinguish between beers and lagers? Do you know your Weißbier from your Schwarzbier? If you think that you’ve got a fair grasp on the language of beer (or bier), then try out our quiz and see how you do!
How many styles of beer can you name? Or for those old enough to do so legally, how many have you tasted? According to the Oxford Companion to Beer, there are well over 100 styles from all over the world. With the start of Oktoberfest, the annual German festival with a tradition of celebrating all […]
Every year in late September, millions of people will travel to Munich, like every year, to attend the world’s largest fair: the Oktoberfest, which boasts a long tradition. It first took place in 1810, when Crown Prince Ludwig (later King Ludwig I) married Princess Therese of Bavaria. To celebrate the royal wedding, a horse race was held […]
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