HAD03: Oktoberfest

Today we’re talking about one of our favorite holidays. Screw Flag Day, it’s time for Oktoberfest. We’re going to cover the history, the celebration, the statistics, and, most importantly, the beer of this German festival. So come on in, and Have a Drink.

Articles mentioned in this episode:

News: InBev possibly merging with SABMiller

Topic: Why Does Oktoberfest Start in September

Märzen style beer 

Oktoberfest Zinzinnati

Only certain breweries are allowed to serve in the Munich Oktoberfest.




  • Beer: Oktoberfestbier

  • Brewery: Hofbräuhaus

  • Style: Märzen

  • ABV:  6.3%


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We would like to thank Alan Robinson for the show music and Len Peralta for the album art.

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