Stanz in Tirol probably has secured a title throughout Europe: to be the village with the most schnapps distillers.
The sunny plateau above Landeck is one of the highest fruit growing areas in Europe. There is also the well-known "Stanzer Zwetschke", which has helped the region to become the "gourmet region of Austria".
Award "Destillata 2017" :
Josef and Herbert Schimpfössl: The Spänling 2016 was awarded the Brandy of the Year, as well as the plum brandy Top Five 2015. Furthermore, there was a gold medal for the Williams.
During a guided tour of a distillery in Stanz, you can watch the schnapps distillers over the shoulder and taste the noble fires in a cozy atmosphere. Guided tours incl. Tyrolean Marend are always organized for large and small groups.
Chairman Brennereidorf Stanz:
Accessibility for buses:
Buses up to max. 12 m length. Parking at Dorfplatz Stanz.
Tiroler Schnapsroute: Distillery Kössler JP Stanz
Fine Distillery JP - Christoph Kössler.
Tiroler Schnapsroute: Distillery Giggus Nothdurfter
Giggus distillery - family Nothdurfter
Tiroler Schnapsroute: Tiroler Schnapsroute
Tiroler Schnapsroute: Distillery Alfred Legenstein Grins
Distillery in Grins on the constant search for challenges.
guided hike: Delightful route Stanzer Zwetschke
The sheltered sunny location, the dry and warm climate, skillful irrigation and the diligence of the locals were in Stanz a plum paradise. Of the 160 households in the community, 53 exercise the distillery law. There, too, grows the well-known "Stanzer Zwetschke", which makes the village one of the numerous pleasure regions in Austria.