We’ve discussed Cincinnati’s love of all things German here; but did you know that Cincinnati (or Zinzinnati) is a sister city to Munich and boasts the largest Oktoberfest in the country and second largest in the world (next to Munich). Do you feel smarter, check yes or no?
Anyway, I couldn’t resist checking out the festivities on Saturday afternoon.
Downtown Cincy was transformed into a German village with blocks and blocks of German polka bands, biergartens, chicken hats, and FOOD.
I’m not just talking about a bratwurst here. Try brats, metts, limburger cheese sandwiches, homemade soft pretzels, cabbage and noodles, sauerkraut and miles of luscious German pastries, oh yeah…and BEER.
Let’s let the pictures do the talking:
Here’s something fun….can you spot ME in the pictures above? Shouldn’t be hard for those who know me…..