[Photograph: Maria del Mar Sacasa]

Hopefully you've been able to raise a pint to Oktoberfest, which started in Germany on September 22 and ends this Sunday. Either way, this weekend will undoubtedly call for more brews and brats, as well as a sweet treat to end the party. Here are 10 recipes to get you in the German spirit.

Cookies and Cakes

Black Forest Cookies
Easy Black Forest Cake
German Double Chocolate Cake
German Bacon Cookies

A Couple of Kuchen

Black Cherry and Raspberry Kuchen
Peach Kuchen



[Photograph: Ellen Silverman]

Easy Apple Strudel
Cranberry Apple Strudel

Breakfast Eats

German Apple Pancake

Tell us, how are you celebrating Oktoberfest?


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