STANHOPE – One of the great yearly events at the popular German/Continental restaurant, Black Forest Inn, will be held Saturday, July 21 from 5 to 10 p.m. It’s the German Heritage Festival – a fun filled event with live German music, some of Germany’s best beers, and a special German-style menu with the Black Forest Inn’s award-winning cuisine.
Some of the featured favorites include appetizers like Schwabishe Maultaschen, Pan-roasted Schupfnudeln with sauerkraut & bacon, the Black Forest Inn’s own German-style pizza – Flamkuchen, Assorted Hors d’Oeuvres Black Forest, Matjes Herring with apples & sour cream, Sulze in Vinaigrette, and Game Pâté Garni with Cumberland Sauce.
German entrees to be featured include: Traditional Wienerschnitzel, Braised Wild Boar in Riesling, House-made Bratwurst with sauerkraut, Free range Roasted Pork, Traditional Buchelsteiner, Veal Schnitzelette Gruyere, Jagerschnitzel in a wine-mushroom cream sauce, Marinated German Sauerbraten in red wine & ginger, Schwäbischer Maultaschen, and more. Of course, entrees feature several side items consisting of Homemade Spatzle, Potato Dumplings, Potato Pancakes, their popular Red Cabbage, plus other side dishes.
The Black Forest Inn has a wide array of delicious German desserts such as Apple Strudel, Black Forest Cake and other tasty delights.
Celebrating German heritage surely must include the best German draft beer with brands like Octoberfest, Munich Gold, Franziskaner Weissbier, and Spaten Premium Lager. Draft beers will be available in a beer boot.
Live Sing-along German music will be performed by Werner Goebel, who will sing old German favorites, German folk songs, plus many American and German hits that have been popular over the years.
The Black Forest Inn is located at 249 Route 206 North in Stanhope, about a minute off westbound Route 80′s Exit 25 . For reservations, call 1-973-347-3344. Visit their website at www.BlackForestInn.com.