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The Original Törggelen

The Original Törggelen

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Saturday, 02.10.2021
South Tyrol
Autumn is upon us. Leaves in hues of gold and scarlet-red begin to dot the mountains, and the aroma of grapes, ripened by the summer sun, still wafts through the vineyards. This is the environment in which the Törggelen tradition was born: the farmers would invite friends and neighbors to their wine cellars and cozy Stuben parlors in order to celebrate the crushing of the grapes. Today, in keeping with authentic practice of the tradition, chestnuts from neighboring groves are served together with homemade wine, and visitors can sample local specialties. As part of the Original Törggelen event, rural taverns known as Buschenschänke have been selected that meet the quality criteria of the Red Rooster brand. This year there are 18 taverns: located in the Isarco/Etschtal Valley, around Bozen and Meran, and along the Wine Route. The taverns in the Isarco/Etschtal Valley are connected to one another by the Eisacktal Chestnut Trail ("Keschtnweg").
The bonfire of chestnuts, or Keschtnfeuer, will be lit at 7:00 p.m., kicking off the Original Törggelen event at all 18 Buschenschänke taverns. In addition to serving fine wines, roasting chestnuts and preparing local specialties, the farmers will also conduct tours and wine tastings. Advance bookings are required at the participating farms (limited number of participants).

> Ebner in Atzwang/Ritten
> Ebnicherhof in Oberbozen/Ritten
> Fronthof in Völs
> Gostnerhof in Barbian
> Griesserhof in Vahrn
> Gummererhof in Brixen
> Hubenbauer in Vahrn
> Luggin-Steffelehof in Kaltern
> Nalserbacher in Nals
> Oberlegar in Terlan
> Oberparteggerhof in Villanders
> Planitzer in Montan
> Pschnickerhof in Villanders
> Rauthof in Meran
> Rielingerhof in Siffian/Ritten
> Schnalshuber in Algund
> Villscheiderhof in Brixen
> Winklerhof in Villanders

All events at a glance

October 2021
Fr 01.10.2021 -
Su 03.10.2021
Sa 02.10.2021 -
Su 03.10.2021
Sa 02.10.2021
South Tyrol
Sa 09.10.2021
Fr 15.10.2021 -
Su 07.11.2021
Sa 16.10.2021 -
Su 17.10.2021
Sa 16.10.2021
November 2021
Fr 05.11.2021 -
Tu 09.11.2021
Fr 26.11.2021 -
Th 06.01.2022
December 2021
Sa 04.12.2021 -
Su 26.12.2021
March 2022
Tu 01.03.2022
Fr 18.03.2022 -
Su 20.03.2022
Sand in Taufers
April 2022
Su 17.04.2022
Su 24.04.2022
Lana, Tscherms und Marling
June 2022
Sa 25.06.2022 -
Su 26.06.2022


All events at a glance