Oktoberfest first organized in commemoration of the marriage between Prince Ludwig and Princess Therese in 1810. More recently it has come to mean the celebration of German culture and heritage. It’s a time to grab a stein of beer and your favorite partner to dance to traditional Bavarian music. Most importantly the festivities must include the hearty cuisine that Germany and Bavaria is known for.
To experience the cuisine as it should be, you should find yourself at the Schnitzel Kitchen, one of the best German restaurants in Sarasota serving up authentic German and Bavarian fare. Try the Wiener Schnitzel, or a tender Sauerbraten. Finish off this hearty meal with a traditional Apple Strudel. It is guaranteed that you will enjoy these time-honored recipes that make Schnitzel Kitchen a favorite in Sarasota. Oktoberfest is the perfect opportunity for you to try these delicious dishes.
Just up the road from the festivities at Oktoberfest Suncoast, this year’s celebration runs from Friday October 9-October 18 at the Sarasota Fairgrounds. Take part in a traditional experience with imported beer, dance and events for the children. This community gathering is sure to make you a part of the culture; on Oktoberfest everyone is German!