Tag Archives: Oktoberfest

Crock Pot Brat Extraviganza

Once upon a time in a far away land surrounded by bier, brats and more bier and brats I celebrated Oktoberfest the right way. By drinking vats of bier and ingesting thousands of currywursts for five days straight. I also slept in a soggy tent in a field smelling like mold and enjoyed not having …

How to Celebrate a Fantastic Oktoberfest on a Budget

It’s the most magical time of the year. It’s that time of the year when the leaves are all turning beautiful auburn and golds and the smell of beer is in the air.           Yes it’s that magical time in Bavaria, that we also celebrate here in Southern California and if you’re  in Big Bear Lake for the …

Moldy American Adventures in Munich

I had to be the smelliest person in Munich. Okay, actually of the ten people in our group, I’m not sure which one of us was actually the smelliest but we all did not smell great. In 2007 we spent five days camping in Munich for Oktoberfest. It was an absolutely amazing beer soaked and …

Team Wasted Wenches Travels to Munich (And a recipe for German Chocolate Gluten Free Brownies)

    “Bitte ein Bier!” These words got me through Germany in 2007. Or maybe it was    “Bitte ein Kaffe! ”   Coffee and beer; two things the Germans do very well. Over the four days I spent in Munich I would have more than enough of both as well as Brats, German style potato salad, crackling pork knuckles, …