What is it?

Contemporary Bavarian party food.

How is it called in German?


“Häppchen” is the German word for a “Nibble”.

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to learn how to pronounce "Weißwursthäppchen"


White Sausage Bites

This hearty finger food is a great idea for your Oktoberfest buffet.

This German finger food is so easy and fast to make and still very decorative.


Oktoberfest Weisswurst Appetizer Recipe

Bavarian Sausage Bites

Prep Time: 15 minutes
Cook Time: 15 minutes
Course: Appetizers
Cuisine: Bavarian, German
Servings: 4 - 6 people
Author: Angela Schofield


  • 4 Bavarian Sausages (Weißwurst)
  • 4 Soft Pretzel Sticks
  • 8 tbsp. Bavarian Mustard


  • Fill a saucepan with water and bring to a boil.
  • Take the saucepan off the heat and place sausages in the hot water.
  • Cover the pan with lid.
  • Let sit for about 15 minutes.
  • Let cool to the touch and remove the skin carefully.
  • Cut the sausages and the pretzel sticks into inch-thick slices.
  • Add Bavarian mustard on each pretzel roll piece and top with a Bavarian sausage slice. Assemble with an appetizer pick for easy consumption.
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Use our DIY appetizer stick printables to make your own Oktoberfest inspired appetizer picks for just a few cents.

Incude your kides. It is a great activity and these cute little appetizer picks make a great decoration for all of your German inspired food.