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The Invention of Pretzel Dough - A Happy Accident!

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The Invention of Pretzel Dough - A Happy Accident!

Did you know that pretzel dough was invented by accident? Discover the pretzel's long history and its interesting connections to chemistry.

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Munich Oktoberfest: Why It's the Best Party on Earth

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Munich Oktoberfest: Why It's the Best Party on Earth

Find out what makes the Munich Oktoberfest the largest and best party in the world.

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What Is Brotzeit? A Great German Tradition Explained

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What Is Brotzeit? A Great German Tradition Explained

At 9am Germans drop the hammer for Brotzeit. Find out what it's all about.

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Stollen: The Story Behind Germany's Best Cake

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Stollen: The Story Behind Germany's Best Cake

There are many fruit breads, but this one is special: the German Stollen! Discover the story behind it.

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What exactly is Lebkuchen?

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What exactly is Lebkuchen?

Lebkuchen is Germany's favorite cookie, with a huge global fan base. No other country offers anything quite like it. Find out how the Germans came up with this unique treat.

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