archive for the ‘food’ category

Snow, snow and more snow

January 27th, 2012

Snow and more snow, after a slightly slow start to the season. The snow gods have graced us and well and truly dumped on Ellmau. Loads of photos in this months twitter updates…

all I do is eat and ride

December 1st, 2010

Loads of twitter posts and even more unseen photos. Life is good, eating, drinking and mountain biking throughout the 2010 season…

september in the alps

September 5th, 2010

Singletrack trails in the heart of the Wilder Kaiser

A look back at the goings on at Up and Downhill in September in previous years. This is a quick selection of our favourite posts, A World Cup event, guests from England and Greece plus a festival that holds a world record.

back in may

May 3rd, 2010

A look back as the goings on at Up and Downhill in May in previous years. This is a quick selection of our favourite posts, a May ski tour and loads of getting ready for the bike season.

jam and treehouses

June 29th, 2009

Strawberry jam, treehouses and singlespeeds in our latest weekly twitter quick snippets of news and activities that we have been up to. Check out a few of our pictures we’ve taken as well…

pasta and mountain biking

May 29th, 2009

Pasta and the start of the mountain biking season in our latest weekly twitter quick snippets of news and activities that we have been up to. Check out a few of our pictures we’ve taken as well…

anniversary and cakes

May 18th, 2009

A ruby anniversary, the last ski tour and loads of mountain bike comments in our latest weekly twitter quick snippets of news and activities that we have been up to. Check out a few of our pictures we’ve taken as well…

autumn apple pressing

October 29th, 2008

With the numerous apple trees dotted across the landscape at the farm, it is not surprising that there are huge numbers of apples ready for eating at this time of year. A number go in to apple strudels and various…

dumpling festival

September 21st, 2008

It is said that there was a world record broken in St. Johann today. Interested to find out what that record was? Today was the 27th Annual Knödelfest in St. Johann in Tirol. Apart from having a nightmare trying to find a spot to park, everything else felling to place nicely. A quick stroll through…

not only wiener schnitzels

September 12th, 2008

If someone asked you to describe Austrian food, what would you say? Maybe Wiener Schnitzel for main course, a slice of Apple Strudel for dessert. Some might be a little more adventurous and suggest…