Oooooh Vienna! Halloween im Wien – pumpkins, every witch way

Posted: November 1st, 2010   |   Categories: Austria | Blog | Travel

Witch, pumpkin, Naschmarkt

Naschmarkt, Vienna – a contemplative witch among the pumpkins

In Vienna, Halloween is about pumpkins. If you’re a fan, it’s the perfect place to be – what Austrians can’t do with pumpkins simply can’t be done.

If you get a chance to lay your hands on a bottle of Kürbiskernölpumpkin seed oil, grab it and run. Delicious in soups, as a salad dressing, or even on ice cream (with crushed walnuts or pecans), it’s also rumoured to make you live longer. This may be true – like many visitors to Austria, I was truly amazed by the age of some of the locals, who looked for all the world like mummies, unwrapped and reanimated. For Halloween.

1 comment for this entry:
  1. Davina SAYS:

    I do believe this is a relative of mine

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