Centuries Old Pretzel Unearthed By Bavarian Archaeologists

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During an excavation in the eastern Bavarian city of Regensburg, archaeologists discovered what they claim to be the “oldest pretzel ever found’, which is believed to have been discarded about 250 to 300 years ago. The discovery was made last summer, and was found among other fragments of rolls and …

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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, …

Stephen Fuchs
Stephen founded German Pulse and LGBT Germany out of a passion to introduce Americans to a Germany that goes beyond beer and polka (although with enough beer he has been known to polka it up a bit). He's a coffee addict, lover of wine and good times, a hit in the kitchen and editor of TV commercials. You can follow him on Twitter (@StephenWFuchs) to find out a lot more.
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