Bamberg’s Seel Bakery has been making bread since the 1500s.
Germany has 13,171 bakeries, each with with a certified master baker who did an apprenticeship.
German bakers are seeking UNESCO status. If the agency agrees, German bread will be recognized as an object of immaterial cultural heritage.
Germany has 2,583 kinds of bread according to the country’s official bread registry.
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