While many tourists come to Germany for the sauerkraut and dark bread, those typical foods can't be found at a traditional German grill party. Click through the gallery above for some other surprising absences at a German BBQ.
What can you find on German grills? Sausage is, of course, a staple, and it comes in many different forms, which you can discover in the gallery below. For more on German lifestyle and culture, visit dw.com/meetthegermans.