Starting on Saturday, the world will get a little bit crazier: it's the beginning of Oktoberfest, that three-week-long celebration of, well, beer! Though you may not be in a raucous tent, German songs ringing in your ears, you can still pour yourself a pint and celebrate. Here are 9 recipes to get you in the spirit -- lederhosen optional.
• Looking for more ways to celebrate? Check out our recipes for Cooking with Beer!
• Even better than bratwurst: see our recipe for Yum Dogs (a.k.a bacon-wrapped hot dogs).
• Got a question in the kitchen? The Food52 Hotline is here to help!