A too short interlude… Part One

Back in mid-October, I visited my relatives in Oberammergau, Bad Kohlgrub, and Oberflossing. The occasion for my visit was to see my aunt (my mom’s sister), who isn’t getting any younger. And while talking to her on the phone is nice, talking to her over coffee and one of her homemade cakes is even better.

I got in to Munich at 7 am and by 10 am, my cousin Klaus had me hiking in the fields near Mittenwald:

Mittenwald - Lower Kranzberg
Mittenwald – Lower Kranzberg

Afterwards, we went to Oberammergau for lunch and to drop off my luggage at his house.

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Where I spent most of my time – Oberammergau
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I stayed in the house just to the left of the sign. It’s a bit hidden by the tree.

The next day, I went to see my aunt in Bad Kohlgrub. I brought along a beer I had brought with me from my homebrew cellar for her to try. From the look on her face, I’m not sure she liked it.

My godmother and me.
My godmother and me.
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6 thoughts on “A too short interlude… Part One

  1. Ilse, it would have been more daring had I taken a style of beer that wasn’t acceptable to a Bavarian (although my aunt is a Sudetendeutscherin). The one I took was similar to an Aventinus, albeit with a slightly higher alcohol content. 🙂

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