Oktoberfest; It’s Time To Guzzle Some Beer
- Ayandrali Dutta
Updated : September 22, 2022 03:09 IST
Not many may know that this beer guzzling festival; the Oktoberfest is an important part of Bavarian culture
The grand Oktoberfest is all set to take place again this year and Munich seems to be happiest place. But if you wonder why it is called Oktoberfest not called Septemberfest, it’s cause the major days fall in September. It get’s its name from the history of the Wiesn where the first Oktoberfest in 1810 was the wedding of the Bavarian Crown Prince Ludwig to Princess Therese of Sachsen-Hildburghausen.
Don’t be dishearten if you cant visit Munich we have collated this list of places celebrating the fest with no less pomp and show. Head to these places and guzzle up
Cafe Delhi Heights
It's the time to say cheers to the Fall's Favorite and like every year, Cafe Delhi Heights is back with celebrations for Oktoberfest. Launching New Menu specially curated for Oktoberfest , It will be the highlight at Cafe Delhi heights for the month ahead.
Chef Aashish Singh of Cafe Delhi Heights says that We have made an exclusive menu which includes many German dishes and drinks. We have also tried to make them in such a way that it has an Indian touch. Some of the dishes on the menu includes dishes like Bratwurst Chowder ( Corn Chowder Made with Sweet corn, Beer & Brats ), German Potato Salad ( Crispy Bacon, Tangy Mustard, Pork Lard & Boiled Potato cubes) , Currywurst ( Pan fried Pork Sausages topped with Curried Ketchup and baked Brie, Spaetzle ( Wheat flour and egg made pasta, topped with cheese, herbs and roasted onions), Fricassee of vegetables ( Exotic vegetable cubes, broth, butter, cream, garlic and herb spice), Bavarian Roast chicken ( with paprika sauce, roasted vegetables and German potato fritters), German Black forest cake, Bee sting cake and more.
Vikrant Batra on the occasion said thanks to our well travelled and experienced clientele that it is mandatory and fun to celebrate the occasions from all across the world at Cafe Delhi Heights. Bringing to you the specialities for Oktoberfest, we always curate special menus inspired from the German specials with some special Cafe Delhi Heights touch.
All cafe Delhi heights outlets on till- 25th september 2022
For the first time since the onset of the COVID-19 pandemic, Oktoberfest, the fabled beer festival held in Munich, Germany, has returned,and We are very excited as We at Rizq will be doing specials for the very first time, says Himanshu Rana, Co-founder Rizq . Over the years, the spirit of Oktoberfest has spread throughout the world, with many major U.S. cities hosting their own festivals, and the term is now becoming very popular in India owing to much travelled clientele and enthusiastic chefs and mixologists who are up for these beer soaked celebrations.
At Rizq they have introduced special dishes which includes Beer battered fish , Lager marinated kofta etc along with beer special cocktails like Beer Mule, Dear Beer and more.
Address- Third Floor & Terrace, D-12, Shiniwas Puri, Block D, Defence Colony
Unwind, Relax and Treat yourself as Dhansoo Cafe recreates an experience to cherish the brewed festival: Oktoberfest 2022.
Celebrate and enjoy the most talked event of the town Oktoberfest with some lip smacking finger licking food and chilled drinks specially curated at Dhansoo Café, Delhi & Gurgaon. Relish some delicious delights like Goan Chorizo Paella, Chorizo Chili Fry, Chicken Sausage Fries, Ghee Roasted Chicken Sausage, Dry Pork Blood Sausage, Goan Spiced Grilled Chorizo and many more.
Come along with your bunch of friends and celebrate the live thrills of the Oktoberfest and enjoy different flavors of beer like Peach Beer, Shandy Time, Beer Spritz and many more.
Address - Where: Pacific Mall Subhash Nagar, Delhi & Ambience Mall, Gurgaon, 10th September to 25th September 2022
Beer And Banh Mi At Vietnom
In terms of dishes and drinks Vietnom is introducing a special combo of Banh mi with Beer for the celebrations. It is traditional street food of Vietnam. As more and more of people are getting aware of this traditional festival the popularity of this festival is rapidly increasing. The staple drinks like Lunchbox Lager beer mixed with orange juice and a shot of Amaretto are also part of the menu.
Oktoberfest is a Bavarian festival traditionally celebrated in Munich, as the remembrance of the marriage of King Ludwig and queen Theresa. Horse Riding and Beer drinking are the traditions attached with this celebration. So head to vietnom cyber hub to celebrate Oktoberfest.
Address- DLF CyberHub, DLF Phase 2, Sector 24, Gurugram, Haryana 122002
Molecule Air Bar
Sahil Sambhi, Founder Molecule Air bar says that "The festival originated on October 12, 1810, in celebration of the marriage of the crown prince of Bavaria, who later became King Louis I, to Princess Therese von Sachsen-Hildburghausen. From then to now, Oktoberfest has always been acceped trend internationally but now Indians have started celebrating it as well.
In terms of dishes and drinks, We have introduced a new menu inspired from Oktoberfest specials. The specials like cajun spiced onion rings ( home made rings served with barbeque sauce and garlic sauce ) soya keema poutine ( soya keema and cheese loaded french fries served with gravys) smokey chicken angara tacos ( fulka tacos filled with chicken, pineapple salsa and fried chilli ) pepper rub chicken fingers ( crispy fried chicken fingers served with greek yoghurt ranch ) sriracha lime hot wings ( Baked wings, marinated with hot sauce served with sour cream and homemade chips) are included in the Menu. We have been celebrating Oktoberfest for 5 years now, and We do it every year without fail. We are looking forward to this year's Oktoberfest with a lot of enthusiasm as last year was pandemic, and people weren't enjoying it that much, this year We have zeal for it.
Address- A-3, 2nd Floor, Main Road, above Mercedes Showroom, Green Park