Oktoberfest Celebration

Location: Swan Pavilion

Date: Friday, October 20

The Oktoberfest Celebration is an evening dining event for adults to enjoy the culinary delights of Brookfield Zoo with a bountiful feast of German cuisine featuring a grilling station with a wide variety of freshly grilled german sausages, a carving station with sauerbraten and schinken, sauté Station with schnitzel and spätzle along with traditional accompaniments, German desserts and much more!

Date:  Friday, October 20, 2017
Time:  6:30 p.m.
Price:  $90.00 – Adult (only)
Location: Swan Pavilion

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(All sales are final, nonrefundable, nontransferable)

Schnitzel Station – Thin Panko Coated Cutlets of Pork & Chicken w/Homemade Whole Wheat Spätzle
Carved to order Honey Mustard Glazed Bone in Ham
Sauerbraten with Garlic Mashed Potatoes & Brazed Red Cabbage with Apples
Grilled German Sausages to order featuring:  Blutwurst, Knockwurst, Bratwurst, Bockwurst, Weisswurst
Sauerkraut & Hot German Potato Salad
Grilled Vegetable Mirror featuring:  Asparagus, Portobello Mushrooms, Squash, Zucchini, Red, Yellow & Green Bell Peppers drizzled with Apple Cider Molasses
Fresh Pumpernickel Bread with Butter
Bavarian Chocolate Cake
Traditional Warm Apple Strudel with Ice Cream
Coffee, Decaffeinated Coffee & Hot Herbals Teas

Beer & Wine featuring:
German Pilsen, Bocks and Riesling Wine

Phone:   708-688-8355 (questions/comments or special need reservations)

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