Anybody who has ever tasted apricots from the Wachau, recognizes that this fruit is unique. Because of the very special flavour Wachauer apricots are very popular. About one hundred thousand apricot trees are cultivated in the Wachau and a certificate of origin guarantees the best quality. Make sure it says ‘Original Wachauer Marille’.
For further information and see www.wachauermarille.at . You can even watch the blooming or harvesting via webcam.
Local inns and restaurants offer specialities made of apricots like dumplings, cakes, jam and other sweets.