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German Regional Dinner: The Black Forest

Jan 10, 2014   //   by Brian Jones   //   Blog, Events, Featured  //  No Comments

Saturday, February 1
7pm
$25 per person at the door

MENU
Soup: Venison goulash soup

Salad: Mixed green salad with pickeled carrots
Haus honey mustard dressing

Entree: (Pick one)
Roast of Wild Boar
with cherry and red wine reduction
-or-
Double cut Boneless Chop
with apple stuffing and sausage
-or-
Vegeterian (alternative)
Stuffed Mushrooms

Sides: Red cabbage, roasted rosemary potatos

Dessert: Black Forest Cake
served with coffee/mulled wine

Deutsches Haus Board of Directors Election

Jan 10, 2014   //   by Brian Jones   //   Blog, Events, Featured, Uncategorized  //  No Comments

*Election rescheduled due to weather*
The Deutsches Haus Board of Directors Election meeting will be Tuesday, February 4th at 6:30pm.

The Controversial Baron Ludwig von Reitzenstein and New Orleans

Oct 30, 2013   //   by Brian Jones   //   Blog, Events, Featured  //  No Comments

Kulturabende im Deutschen Haus, A Series of Cultural Offerings on German Themes Presents:
“The Controversial Baron Ludwig von Reitzenstein and New Orleans”
with Professor Steven Rowan, University of Missouri in St. Louis
and Mary Lou Eichhorn, Historic New Orleans Collection

Friday, November 15, 2013
Food and Drink available at 6:00 p.m.
Program at 7:00 p.m.

Along with Mark Twain and George Washington Cable, Baron von Reizenstein’s novel is cited by Andrei Codrescu as the earliest example of the “Mythifying-of-New-Orleans Phenomenon.” Come hear about this interesting and mysterious German immigrant to our city.

Download the flyer

“The Turner Societies of New Orleans” with Brigitta Malm

Aug 30, 2013   //   by Brian Jones   //   Blog, Events, Featured  //  No Comments

Thursday, September 5, “The Turner Societies of New Orleans” with Brigitta Malm (small room)
Food and Drink available at 6:00 p.m.
Program at 7:00 p.m.

Wine and cheese tasting May 31 7:30pm

Mar 22, 2013   //   by Brian Jones   //   Blog, Events, Posts  //  No Comments

Wine and cheese tasting May 31 7:30pm

Wines of the Northern Hemisphere
$30 per person
Tickets available online here.

 

Deutsches Haus Oktoberfest 2011 Kenner, Louisiana

Dec 29, 2011   //   by Brian Jones   //   Events, Oktoberfest 2011  //  No Comments

Oktoberfest 2011 Time lapse Videos!

 

The Glass Mendacity

Nov 15, 2011   //   by Brian Jones   //   Blog, Events  //  No Comments

Everything You Need To Know For Oktoberfest 2011

Sep 15, 2011   //   by Brian Jones   //   Events  //  No Comments

River Town
Kenner, Louisiana
Where Williams Boulevard meets the River

Map it!

Click here to download the Oktoberfest flyer

Dates/ Times

First Weekend
Friday October 14th –  4pm till 11pm
Saturday October 15th  – Noon till 11 pm
Sunday October 16th – Noon till 8 pm

 Second Weekend
Friday October 21st  –  4pm till 11pm
Saturday October 22nd   – Noon till 11 pm
Sunday October 23rd  – Noon till 8 pm

Gate information

$6.00
Members + 1 guest enter free
Children 12 and under enter free
Active military enter free
Lederhosen / Dirndl – Get in Free on Sundays

Drinks

Soft Drinks / Water
Full Bars
Beer: 23 different beers  12 German, 5 European, 2 local and more (Click link to see a full list)

Beer & wine tasting on Saturday, October 15 —  Purchase Tickets:  Beer TastingWine Tasting

German Food

Main Dining Tent

  • German Potato salad
  • Bratwurst, Knockwurst, and Weisswurst
  • Sauerkraut
  • Red Cabbage
  • Mashed potatoes and gravy
  • Vegetables

Entree

Friday’s

  • Beef goulash with Spatzel noodles
  • Beef Rouladen

Saturdays

  • Beef goulash with Spatzel noodles
  • Pork Schnitzel with mushroom sauce

Sundays

  • Beef goulash with Spatzel noodles
  • German style roasted chicken breast

Food around the grounds

  • Schnitzel Sandwich – Schnitzel with black forest ham and Swiss cheese on a Kaiser roll
  • Hot soft pretzels
  • Flammkuchen – German Pizza
  • Grilled Bratwurst, Knockwurst, and Weisswurst on a bun
  • Grilled Brat burger on a Kaiser roll
  • Grilled Cheese burgers
  • Grilled Kielbasa on a stick

Desserts

  • Homemade cakes, cupcakes, and other sweets
  • Apple and Strawberry Strudel

German Music – Bands

Friday October 14th

  • 4pm -6pm The Brats
  • 6pm – 11pm Prost! and Dixie Hofkappelle

Saturday – October 15th

  • Noon – 3pm Holy Schnitzel!
  • 3pm-6pm The Brats
  • 6pm – 11pm Prost! and Dixie Hofkappelle

Sunday – October 16th

  • Noon – 3pm Miss Claudia & Her Bier Gartners
  • 3pm – 8pm Prost! and Dixie Hofkappelle

Friday October 21st

  • 4pm -6pm The Brats
  • 6pm – 11pm Prost! and Dixie Hofkappelle

Saturday – October 22nd

  • Noon – 3pm Holy Schnitzel!
  • 3pm-6pm The Brats
  • 6pm – 11pm Prost! and Dixie Hofkappelle

Sunday – October 23rd

  • Noon – 3pm Julie Council and Band
  • 3pm – 8pm Prost! and Dixie Hofkappelle

Children events

  • Puppet Show
  • Saturday, Two shows 2 pm and 4 pm
  • Sunday, one show, 3 pm
  • Face painting

Souvenirs

Oktoberfest and German gifts. Stein, Hats, T-shirts, Flags, Glasses, Magnets, German Shirts

 

The Glass Mendacity

Aug 2, 2011   //   by Brian Jones   //   Blog, Events  //  No Comments

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