Bavaria

Smokers will have to puff outside after ban

Bavaria plumps for total smoking ban

By Lesley Foottit

Smoking will be banned at Germany's famous annual festival Oktoberfest following a public vote. Lighting up will now be prohibited from 1 August in...

Going Dutch

Going Dutch

By Noli Dinkovski

traces the story of a Dutch brewery that is planning to make serious inroads into the UK on-trade It was during the football World Cup in Germany...

Dining Deutsch part 1

Dining Deutsch part 1

By Jo Bruce

The first game of the World Cup kicks off in Munich on 9 June. PubChef headed to Bavaria to explore the region's culinary scene and look at produce that might kick-start your menu during the tournament.Jo Bruce reports.