Prost! Oktoberfest is finally here with its wonderful wursts and salty soft pretzels. While frothy steins of beer typically fuel the annual folk festival, we think Germany’s underrated liqueurs also deserve a place on the menu.
Germany boasts a wide range of Kräuterliköre, or herbal liqueurs, that extend far beyond the ubiquitous Jägermeister. In fact, some of the world’s best digestifs are German liqueurs. So, this Oktoberfest, forgo the kegs and dive into the wide world of German liqueurs instead. Here, a few of our favorites.