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How a Broomstick Can Lead to Food and Wine in Germany

As a tourist to Germany it’s not likely that you will find yourself invited into a local’s house. Germans are famously  reserved at first, but if you keep your eye out for a broomstick over a door, consider it your personal invitation to enter into the house.

The broomstick represents a besen, the German word for “broomstick”  and is a type of wining and  dining establishment found only in the wine growing regions of the …