Is Austria Bavaria?
Bavaria, home to nearly 13 million inhabitants, is located in the southeast of Germany and is the largest of the 16 federal states of Germany. Bavaria borders Austria, the Czech Republic, Switzerland (across Lake Constance), as well as the neighboring German states of Baden-Wuerttemberg, Hesse, Thuringia and Saxony.
What is the capital of Bavaria?
Munich Munich is the capital and largest city of the German state of Bavaria, on the banks of the River Isar, north of the Bavarian Alps. Munich is the third largest city in Germany, after Berlin and Hamburg, with a population of around 1.49 million.
What cities are included in Bavaria?
List of cities in Bavaria by populationMunich.Nuremberg.Augsburg.Regensburg.Ingolstadt.Würzburg.Fürth.Erlangen.
Is Black Forest ham German?
Black Forest ham originated in Germany and was originally manufactured by Hans Alder from Bonndorf in 1959. The original Black Forest ham is a variety of dry-cured smoked ham. It typically takes up to three months to produce from start to finish.
Why do they call it Black Forest ham?
Ham is the thigh and rump from the haunch of a pig or boar. Since 1997 the term Black Forest ham is a Protected Designation of Origin in the European Union, which means that anything sold in the EU as Black Forest ham must come from the Black Forest region in Germany.