ISSUE #4 | Oktober 2016
Home Brew Chef

This Newsletter highlights the kick-off to the Oktoberfest season with a Beer Cuisine menu that incorporates Home Brew Chef’s take on German cuisine for Oktoberfest celebrations around the world. Enjoy!

Home Brew Chef Featured Menu

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Celebrating Oktoberfest with Beer Cuisine

Kartoffel Suppe (Potato Soup)

Trumer Pils – Paired with a Kartoffel Suppe (Potato Soup) infused with smoked bacon and Aecht Schlenkerla Rauchbier Urbock

Dunkelweizen brined Wiener Schnitzel

Laguntias Bavarian-Styled Doppel Weizen – Poured with a Dunkelweizen brined Wiener Schnitzel (local Pork) served with pretzel spätzle, Rotkohl (red cabbage) infused with spices topped with a bier mustard sauce

Knockwurst poached in a Shiner Bock

Firestone Walker Oaktoberfest – Served with Knockwurst poached in a Shiner Bock, sauerkraut made with cabbage, fennel and carrots, with a smoked onion bier sauce

Gugelhupf Bierkuchen (German Beer Cake)

Sierra Nevada Kellerweis Hefeweizen – Paired with a Gugelhupf Bierkuchen (German Beer Cake) infused with Bock beer soaked dried fruit and a beer frosting.


This menu is also available in our Community Menu's page, making it into a perfect shopping list, to help you make this wonderful German feast.  For more German recipes and menu ideas, check out our  Oktoberfest Recipes page.


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BASE Member Tutorial Videos

To our Members, and greater community, thank you for your continued interest and support of Home Brew Chef. We spent the summer building new tools and video tutorials that describe features available to BASE Members on Chef’s Table. For an overview of exclusive Chef’s Table features, including the online cookbook, watch the video below to learn more. If you are intrigued by what you see, we encourage you to subscribe to Chef's Table for a BASE Membership.

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At Home Brew Chef, we have been thinking about changing the title: BASE Membership. After navigating the website, is there another title that makes sense to you, what would make you want to join? Get involved and share your ideas, we want to hear from you to enhance the user experience.

During the month of October, you are invited to submit new title suggestions at the link below. The winning submission will receive a one (1) year BASE Membership (a.k.a. Soon to be re-named). We are looking forward to hearing your creative ideas!

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