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Cheese, Schnapps and Tirolean Specialties

Farm produce from the Wildschönau

Excellent farm produce directly from the farm. Many farms and pastures in the Wildschönau sell their high quality goods locally.

Tirolean Schnapps from the Wildschönau

There isn’t just Krautinger schnapps made in the Wildschönau. Fine liqueurs and schnapps are made from fruit, berries or elderflower. The decisive factor is the quality of the fruit.
On the Zwecklhof Farm liqueurs and schnapps is distilled to the highest quality with unsual tastes such as sloe plums, rowanberry or pear heart.

Tirolean Farm produce from the Wildschönau Valley

2500 litres of milk is turned into the finest cheeses on the Schönanger Alm in Auffach daily. Fine specialties such as mountain cheese, Emmentaler, Camembert, Tilsiter,  herb cheese and butter are produced by master cheesemaker Johann Schönauer, winner of numerous medals at the Cheese Olympics. Cheeses sold directly on the alm from May to October.

Visit the herb garden on the Hintersalcher Farm. In the huge garden a vast array of herbs thrive. Birgit Haas works them into teas, ointments and tinctures for all ailments. A weekly guided tour takes place.

A Taste of Tirol is the name of the farmer's market in the Hotel Tirolerhof held regularly throughout the summer. Every time a different farm presents  it's wares to a backdrop of folk music.


 

Farm Shop in Oberau

The Bauernladl in Oberau has a huge selection of delicious farm products. Local farmers from the Wildschönau supply the shop regularly.
Schnapps, liqueurs, cheeses, smoked meats, herbal salt, pickles, jams and many more top quality treats are on sale in the centrally located shop.
Every Thursday in the summer at the craft fair in the Z’bach Farming Museum there are stalls selling alm cheeses and schnapps.

TIP: A care package from the Bauernladl makes a lovely gift or souvenir. Take a taste of the Wildschönau home with you.