Germany's Hunsrück mountain range produces some of the best barley for making traditional beer according to the country’s 500 year old Beer Purity Law.
Lederhosen were not always popular. They nearly disappeared in the 1880s! But thanks to one Bavarian teacher and his drinking buddies, the shorts will fill Oktoberfest tents. DW presents some surprising lederhosen facts.
A German man has carried 29 beer steins to break his own world record. The feat involved months of strength and technique training.
Many think it's a sacrilege to mix water with whisk(e)y, but real connoisseurs know that a few drops of water enhances the taste. They are right - and researchers have discovered why.
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