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Birgit
BRONZE Member since Jan 2005

Birgit

had her carpal tunnel surgery already thanks v much
Location: Edinburgh

Total posts: 4145
Posted:Just in time for the world cup, here's everything you need to know about ordering and drinking beers in Germany, and a good description of the more common types and their hangover risks (though some of the essential mixes like Weissbier with banana juice are missing, but hey, nobody's perfect!!):

http://service.spiegel.de/cache/international/0,1518,406529,00.html
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taken from a "surviving in Germany" guide, http://service.spiegel.de/cache/international/0,1518,406007,00.html,
or "help us write the German survival bible", so if you want to contribute please do wink


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KatP
SILVER Member since Jan 2005

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Muddy fingernails
Location: Way oop norf

Total posts: 505
Posted:Weissbier and banana juice?

What?

Why do I have this strange feeling that I have to try this.


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Birgit
BRONZE Member since Jan 2005

Birgit

had her carpal tunnel surgery already thanks v much
Location: Edinburgh

Total posts: 4145
Posted:It's called "Bananenweizen". It's one of the things noone will ever publicly admit they drink ubblol

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Kyrian


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Location: York, England

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Posted:Omg that sounds hilarious....

I must read this after I get out of work...

Its a little dead here tonight. This is the first time I've ever posted at work. I'm even allowed to....


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