Pretzel Supply At Risk As Bakers Threaten To Go On Strike Before Oktoberfest

By Stephen Fuchs on Email @StephenWFuchs

Munich’s world-famous Oktoberfest is set to kick off on September 20, but if Bavarian bakers don’t get their way, there may be a shortage of one of the festival’s most prized traditional offerings, the pretzel. The NGG gastronomy union, which represents 48,000 bakers in the southern Bavarian state of Germany, …

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