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10 things you won't find at a German grill party

Want to grill like a German? Then bury your clichés. Germans probably don't throw BBQ parties like you think they do. Here are 10 things to stay clear of when throwing the perfect German grill party.

While many tourists come to Germany for the sauerkraut and dark bread, those typical foods can't be found at a traditional German grill party. Click through the gallery above for some other surprising absences at a German BBQ.

What can you find on German grills? Sausage is, of course, a staple, and it comes in many different forms, which you can discover in the gallery below. And you'll find more from Meet the Germans on YouTube or at dw.com/MeettheGermans.

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