Welcome to the world of herbs

Herbal hiking trail and herbal cuisine at Sonnkogel on the Schmittenhöhe

Freely translated along the guidelines of  “getting back to nature”, this is where herbal cuisine and a meticulously laid-out roundabout trail with thematic boards meet, including a corner to savour.  SEE, TASTE, SMELL and FEEL – young and old are cordially invited to linger awhile on the sunny side of the Schmitten and discover some brand new things. Did you know that  yarrow, according to legend, is purported to protect you from black magic? Or that ribwort is a tried-and-tested antidote for insect bites? Dandelions, nettles, etc. are used to make delicious dishes. At the Sonnkogel Restaurant you can taste your way through a whole series of specialties.

Discover & graze along the herbal hiking trail

From Arnica to Lemon Balm

On the herbal hiking trail at the Sonnkogel Restaurant visitors will find alongside wild-growing herbs such as Arnika and St. John's wort also 4 big raised beds. Here there are growing the herbs for the tasty herb meals which you will get at Sonnkogel Restaurant. 

brandnew this summer: at the smell station mountain-aroma small and big noses will learn more about the smell of mountain-pasture-hay, larch resin and moss.

 

The project "Kraut & Ruam – herbal expierence at Sonnkogel" was honored in Summer 2016 with the Salzburger regionality price!

 

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