To talk about the most extensive beer spree autumn - Oktoberfest - is endless. Still, not having been there in person, it is very difficult to imagine what kind of celebration that annually attracts millions of visitors to Munich. However, you can try ...
So you can better understand the atmosphere of the largest beer festival in the world, we present you a special oktoberfestovsky alphabet, which will help everyone to find their way Terezino meadow.
A - Augustiner-Festhalle (Augustiner Festhalle). The only beer tent, where you can taste the beer that is poured directly from the wooden barrel.
B - Bavaria. Not only the earth, which is the capital of Munich - the birthplace of Oktoberfest, but also the name of a huge statue, which stands Terezino meadow. To climb to the head of the saint protector of the Bavarian land, you will have to overcome the 66 flights of stairs.
In - curvature. So in Bavaria called Oktoberfest. This is a short convenient word was the result of reducing Terezienvizn, Terezin meadows, which are all the holiday festivities of Oktoberfest.
G - Eyes. Look carefully into the eyes of those with whom clink glasses at the table. In Germany, there is a sign that if you do not look into the eyes of those with whom adjoin mug, something about good sex, you can forget for seven years. So that's that!
A - dirndl. The similarity of the national women's costume. Frilly dress, known by its neck, which is every self-respecting Fraulein to Wiesen. Usually it is open blouse with ruffles, corset and fluffy skirt with apron. By the way the skirt length can vary "obscene."
E - More! That's what you say when you try the first mass festival oktoberfestovskogo beer. The history of this great beer festival does not know when someone is confined to one cup.
Yo - Yo-mine! If you are from Russia, it is the most decent, you'll be able to cry for the first time hitting the dizzying rides Terezino meadow. It is generally in the Russian tradition - expressive to express his delight, using the most unbelievable linguistic structure.
F - gendarmes. Police Terezino meadow lot. Be particularly careful to see to it that from beer tents did not steal mug. Oktoberfest - a kind of sport, so do not be surprised if you are asked to show that you have in your bag.
W - Zigarn. In our opinion - a cigar. Oktoberfest in the guise of traditional Bavarian cigars sold "Virginia". To some this may be important.
NY - Jodl. Traditional Bavarian songs. This is a special way of singing without words, with a characteristic fast switching of voice registers, ie alternating thoracic and falsetto sounds. If you drink enough, you can try - here nobody will condemn.
R - Käsespätzle (Kezeshpetsle). South German dish, which garnish pork leg. It consists of egg noodles with grated cheese and fried onions. Divinely delicious!
N - Lederhosen. Short leather pants worn by men. They usually have a lift and the flap on the front.
M - Maß (Mass). Traditional liter beer mug. All of these drinking beer at Oktoberfest. If you ask to bring you a 0, 5, then you just do not understand. For stealing a mug out of the tent, you can part with 60 euros.
N - Noagerl (Noagerl). The term for the dregs at the bottom of a glass of beer. If you are in the evening will not stand up from drinking, then you will be called Noagerlzuzla, that nothing good does not mean, believe in the word.
About - O'zapft! Munich Mayor shouts this when opening the first barrel of beer in March, which is drunk on Oktoberfest. It was after this sentence festival is considered to be open and in tents begin to pour beer.
P - Paulaner (Paulaner). This is one of six breweries that are entitled to represent their beer at Oktoberfest. Incidentally, in our country this beer brand - the most popular among all the unfiltered German beer, imported to Russia. In 2009, under the auspices of Paulaner in Russia was tenth anniversary Oktoberfest in bars and restaurants.
P - Reinheitsgebot (Reinheitsgebot). The Law on beer purity, which is already 500 years dictates the basic components of intoxicating drink. Under this law, real beer can contain only four ingredients: water, malt, hops and yeast.
C - Pork. It seems that in Germany know how to cook a dish from any part of the animal. What is there just no, but the king of dishes for a seasonal beer, of course, the pork knuckle.
T - Toilets. They are everywhere and are often the only place where quiet enough to use his cell phone.
Y - Umlassen (Umlassen). Or simply - get lost! So you can otshit those begging tip in front of the toilet. Wiesen on all toilets - for free!
F - Fischer-Vroni (Fisher Wrona). A relatively small tent can accommodate only 3,500 people, but it is famous because it serves only dried fish - the signature dish of Oktoberfest. While the fish are strung on sticks and built a 15-meter high rank, vyalyat, you can enjoy excellent cold beer and the unique atmosphere of the beer festival.
X - Hofbräu-Festzelt (Hofbrayu Festtselt). One of the biggest beer tents, Hofbräu can accommodate more than 10 000 people and is a favorite among foreign tourists.
C - Zweifacher (Tsvayfaher). This German folk dance. At the beer festival are dancing sometimes occur spontaneously and zakanivayutsya dances. Very united!
B - Charivari (Charivari). The decoration on the traditional leather pants - Lederhosen. Usually it is a belt with coins, feathers, embroidery and other cute eye rubbish.
W - Shtekelfish. The famous fish on a skewer, which is sold only in the Fischer-Wrona, single tent, where you can taste the fish. Popular and tasty stuff!
w - Right now sing! Given that the beer tent open in the morning, then in such a state of almost all of the guests are already Oktoberfest for dinner.
E - Eha! (Ehaa!). Often this exclamation can be heard above the tables where daring Germans clink liter masses and welcome him joining the guests.
I - Janker. Traditional jacket that is worn in combination with leather pants Bavarian - Lederhosen.