Tag Archives: Oktoberfest

I decide which beer to drink on a case by case basis

Truly my final post on our Oktoberfest. I’ll just wrap up the fun and decorations. We were really lucky to borrow our neighbor’s tent and tables/chairs from my church.  I put mason jars filled with fall colored flowers (some may call … Continue reading

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A sailor eating alphabet soup found the seven C’s

Ok – One more post about the food from our recent Oktoberfest.  I only do this for my friend, E.  Because every time she has some, she licks the bowl it was in.  And looks around longingly for more. The … Continue reading

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The criminal dumpling showed a won-ton disregard of the law

Just one more post specifically about the food at my Oktoberfest, and then I’ll begin to wrap it up. This post is necessary because I was really really proud of it. It’s about spaetzle. Spaetzle is traditional german dumplings.  It … Continue reading

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In some conifer forests, you can’t cedar wood for the trees.

More Oktoberfest fun! I had an apple pie contest so I wouldn’t need a full collection of desserts.  Instead, I just made one dessert, but it was beautiful and amazing and fantastic.  If I do say so myself.  Black forest … Continue reading

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No judge wants to be known as acquitter

We had the most amazing fun at our Oktoberfest yesterday. I’ll be sure to post about all the fun and recipes. Today I thought I would write about one of the fun things we did during it – the apple … Continue reading

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The apple crossed the road to get to the other cider the street

The smells of Oktoberfest are ripe in the air around these parts. To go with the potato pancakes, today we made homemade applesauce from orchard apples we picked a little over a week ago. This venture was initially started with … Continue reading

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A cook made pancakes flippantly.

Now that dear husband and I are back from our epic 10 year anniversary trip, it’s time to buckle down and focus on the Oktoberfest that we planned for the very next weekend. If I might add a party planning … Continue reading

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