Stone Brewing wants Germany, the land of Oktoberfest, to like American craft beers

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When Stone Brewing released in 1997 its well-known Arrogant Bastard Ale, it was a hoppy revolt against an American beer market defined by bland corporate lagers. Now, thanks to craft brewers like Stone, it’s easy to find once obscure beers, from India pale ales to smoked porters, in dive bars and supermarket shelves alike.

Baking the German way

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It’s said that Germans have a word for everything, no matter how involved the concept. So, of course, they have a word encompassing the beloved cookies, sweet, fruited breads and other treats baked around Christmastime: Weihnachtsgebäck.

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