eins zwei drei martini!
Yes, Dresden. Those beers are like 40's with handles, and more palatable contents. This was at Bavarian-style Oktoberfest bash, which is about as authentic to Dresden as Texas barbecue is to Connecticut. But, it was enough the local ladies all dolled up in rented dirndls; yes please.
Jacknife crew represented the UK well, on the boat. Drozd, 3dglasses and Telegramme brilliantly scheduled their return flights too early.
I shall give them a stern head-shaking next time I see them.
I went to an Oktoberfest thing the other weekend here in London so I know what you mean about authenticity. It was like a student fancy dress party. Only if all the students were worn out west London businessmen crying in the mud...