A day at the dairy

Just imagine being able to make your own soft cheese in a huge copper kettle over an open fire! This is what you can do at Hemishofen, an organic farm where you can learn how to lend your cheese its own special flavour and how to refine it with herbs. You can also churn your own butter and sample... more

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Alpine Culture: Experiencing farm...

Experiencing Alpine Culture not only means sleeping on an Alp, but also working on an Alp or farm. Visitors help with making hay, mucking stalls,... more

Alpine Culture: Experiencing farm work on the Alp
Samnaun Dairy

Samnaun Dairy

This alpine dairy produces Samnauner Bergkäse (Samnaun mountain cheese) and was the first alpine show-dairy to invite visitors to see how cheese is... more

A day at the dairy

Just imagine being able to make your own soft cheese in a huge copper kettle over an open fire! This is what you can do at Hemishofen, an organic farm where you can learn how to lend your cheese its own special flavour and how to refine it with herbs. You can also churn your own butter and sample it on freshly made bread. And those wanting something to wash it down with can help themselves to a glass of fresh milk by milking one of the farm’s many forbearing cows!

A day at the dairy
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Alpine Culture: Experiencing farm work on the Alp

Experiencing Alpine Culture not only means sleeping on an Alp, but also working on an Alp or farm. Visitors help with making hay, mucking stalls, milking cows, or cheese-making, and takes away a feeling for life as a mountain farmer.

Experiencing Alpine Culture not only means sleeping on an Alp, but also working on an Alp or farm. Visitors help with making hay, mucking stalls, milking cows, or cheese-making, and takes away a feeling for life as a mountain farmer.

Alpine Culture: Experiencing farm work on the Alp
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Samnaun Dairy

This alpine dairy produces Samnauner Bergkäse (Samnaun mountain cheese) and was the first alpine show-dairy to invite visitors to see how cheese is made.

At the first Alpine show dairy one can buy cheese and experience a special Alpine atmosphere.

Samnaun Dairy
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