Brandenburg an der Havel (also called Brandenburg or Brandenburg City in English) is a town in Brandenburg , Germany , which served as the capital of the Margraviate of Brandenburg until replaced by Berlin in 1417.

With a population of 71,778 (as of 2010), it is located on the banks of the River Havel . The town of Brandenburg provided the name for the medieval Bishopric of Brandenburg , the Margraviate of Brandenburg , and the current state of Brandenburg. Today it is a small town compared to nearby Berlin , but it was the original nucleus of the former realms of Brandenburg and Prussia .

In 1314–1315 the Old and New Towns joined the Hanseatic League . In the Thirty Years' War (1618–1648) the towns suffered plundering and destruction which led to a loss of power; Potsdam became the new capital, and the court left the town of Brandenburg. In 1715 Old Town and New Town were merged to form a single town. In 1928 the Brandenburg cathedral district was added.

Brandenburg is surrounded by Berlin and Poland, influencing it’s cuisine. Favorites include hearty dishes with a meat or fresh fish base, served with potatoes and fresh produce of the area.

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Brandenburg an der Havel (also called Brandenburg or Brandenburg City in English) is a town in Brandenburg , Germany , which served as the capital of the Margraviate of Brandenburg until replaced by Berlin in 1417.

With a population of 71,778 (as of 2010), it is located on the banks of the River Havel . The town of Brandenburg provided the name for the medieval Bishopric of Brandenburg , the Margraviate of Brandenburg , and the current state of Brandenburg. Today it is a small town compared to nearby Berlin , but it was the original nucleus of the former realms of Brandenburg and Prussia .

In 1314–1315 the Old and New Towns joined the Hanseatic League . In the Thirty Years' War (1618–1648) the towns suffered plundering and destruction which led to a loss of power; Potsdam became the new capital, and the court left the town of Brandenburg. In 1715 Old Town and New Town were merged to form a single town. In 1928 the Brandenburg cathedral district was added.

Brandenburg is surrounded by Berlin and Poland, influencing it’s cuisine. Favorites include hearty dishes with a meat or fresh fish base, served with potatoes and fresh produce of the area.

CMA Global Partners – German Foods, is an independent importer, retailer and trade promotion agency based in Washington, DC.

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Brandenburg an der Havel (also called Brandenburg or Brandenburg City in English) is a town in Brandenburg , Germany , which served as the capital of the Margraviate of Brandenburg until replaced by Berlin in 1417.

With a population of 71,778 (as of 2010), it is located on the banks of the River Havel . The town of Brandenburg provided the name for the medieval Bishopric of Brandenburg , the Margraviate of Brandenburg , and the current state of Brandenburg. Today it is a small town compared to nearby Berlin , but it was the original nucleus of the former realms of Brandenburg and Prussia .

In 1314–1315 the Old and New Towns joined the Hanseatic League . In the Thirty Years' War (1618–1648) the towns suffered plundering and destruction which led to a loss of power; Potsdam became the new capital, and the court left the town of Brandenburg. In 1715 Old Town and New Town were merged to form a single town. In 1928 the Brandenburg cathedral district was added.

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