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- noun A
folk dancefrom Bavariaand Austriain which the thighsand the solesof the shoes are slapped
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After several tense seconds and a series of face-contorting expressions to rival Jim Carrey, thirteen-year-old Evan O'Dorney correctly spelled schuhplattler -- a Bavarian courtship dance -- and we were hooked.
Other schuhplattler clubs from around North America are expected to join the local group in this two-day celebration.
After returning to Blue Harbor, all the schuhplattler clubs from around North America will perform with the local group.
Truth be told, i've come to dread joints that advertise themselves as "real" biergartens the way that loreley does on the ballpoint pen i used to sign my credit card receipt. "real" usually means a humiliated staff dusting off their two semesters of Deutsch while dressed in either a dirndl or lederhosen or a wool trenker hat and dancing the schuhplattler between shifts. happily, there was none of that at loreley. the servers, in street clothes, appeared well-trained on the authentic cuisine of renowned German chef torsten Zeibold - even reminding me that Wiener schnitzel is thinly pounded pork, and would go well with my choice of draught beer.
New York Press 2010