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Today kicks off the official 16-day Munich Oktoberfest, and in honor of Oktoberfest, a one-of-a-kind celebration begins at Steins Beer Garden & Restaurant in downtown Mountain View (895 Villa Street).
Starting today, September 21, through October 6, Steins Beer Garden features one of the largest German beer tap takeover events that the Bay Area has seen, replacing all 31 of their taps with authentic German beers for the occasion.
Joining the German beer tap list is a menu featuring traditional German fare prepared by executive chef Colby M. Reade. The limited-time only menu includes Spaetzle with brown butter and sage, Schnitzel with dill potatoes and marinated pork loin, and Jagerschnitzel with warm bacon and potato salad.
The full German menu and tap list are below:
Food and Price
Spaetzle with brown butter and sage
Golden Raisins / Garlic / Hazelnuts
Schnitzel with Dilled Potatoes
Marinated pork loin / Caraway Bacon sauerkraut / brioche crust
Smoked Bavarian Style Pork Shoulder with sweet and sour cabbage
Mushroom and Cream Spaetzle / swiss cheese / pan juices
Jagerschnitzel with warm bacon and potato salad
Veal cutlet / white wine mushroom cream sauce / brown butter green bean
Oktoberfest Chicken with Potato dumplings
Paprika roast 1/2 chicken / sauerkraut
Prinzregententorte “Prince Regent Cake”
Traditional 6 layer hazel nut and chocolate cake served with creme anglese
Raspberry Bavarian Cream
Lightly sweet cream with raspberry coulis and ginger cookies
Steins replaces its entire selection of 31 beers on tap with authentic German beers in the spirit of Oktoberfest. Steins will also serve special non-alcoholic beer from Erdinger so everyone can join in on the fun.
Guests can purchase and enjoy their beers in a liter stein from one of the represented beer houses. Half-liter glassware will also be available. Steins will also be selling a limited quantity of its own Steins Beer Garden & Restaurant branded 1-liter steins while supplies last.
German Beer List
Andechs Vollbier Helles Lager
Schwaben-brau Das Naturtrube
Hofbrau Original Lager
Weltenburger Anno 1050
Weltenburger Asam Bock
Weltenburger Barock Dunkel
Erdinger Dunkel Weisse
Franziskaner Dunkel Weisse
Spaten Premium Lager
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