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Appertif for a German Dinner?

PolarBear Jan 9, 2010 11:33 AM

Friends are hosting one tonight and I was just asked if I knew if there were any traditional drinks that might be served beforehand? I lived there for two years and can't come up with anything. Any help greatly appreciated.

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    Steve_K Jan 9, 2010 11:37 PM

    Jagermeister drunk as originally intended, or a Riesling Kabinett/Sekt

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      PolarBear Jan 10, 2010 06:47 AM

      Thanks, Steve, they came up with a Kabinett that worked perfectly.

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        chefdilettante Jan 11, 2010 05:49 AM

        My understanding is that Jagermeister is a digestif; drinking that as intended would place it at the end of the meal.

      2. Chinon00 Jan 11, 2010 04:23 PM

        Any low abv German white wine ~ 8-9% abv.

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