Recipes

Recipes

Celebrating World Cocktail Day in Lausanne

It’s World Cocktail Day! We asked some of our favorite Lausanne establishments for their hand-crafted cocktail recipes (each with a twist, of course).
20 Jan 22

3 Swiss Comfort Foods You’ve Probably Never Heard Of

We guarantee you’ve never heard of at least ONE of these Swiss comfort foods. And if you have? Congrats, you’re a legit Swiss foodie. Now let’s eat!

How to Prepare a Brisolée-Themed Picnic

It’s time for one of our favorite autumn traditions, originally from the Valais but now adopted in Vaud.

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06 Jul 21

The Art of the Abricot

If there were ever a year to support the local farmers, it’s this one. Buy some apricots from Valais and follow this recipe to make a delicious tart.
17 Mar 21

Farmy Finds: It’s Wild Garlic Season in Switzerland

Nothing says “spring in Switzerland” like the arrival of wild garlic or “ail des ours”! Check out three incredible recipes that are easy, flavorful, and use local products.
12 Feb 21

3 Soups You Should Make This Weekend

Temperatures are lingering below zero, and we’re all home anyway. So why not make a warm and comforting bowl of something tasty?

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01 Dec 14

Eating Local: With Kerrin Rousset of MyKugelhopf

Perhaps one of the biggest misunderstandings about Swiss culture is that our food consists only of dried meats and melted cheese. Of course, this over-simplification has its roots in the fact that our meats and cheese are just that good. After all, once you’ve tasted the local raclette, melted over a wood fire oven in a remote chalet somewhere in the mountains, why would you ever want to eat anything else?!? If you’re like us, you’ll eat far more than the medically-recommended quantity of cheese and meat each year under the guise of eating local and supporting Swiss culture ;). But from time to time, you’ll wish that you could explore the more nuanced side of Swiss cuisine. With the gorgeous farm land and fresh market offerings, there must be more to it, non? For ideas, we turned to some local food bloggers here in Switzerland and asked them
28 Oct 14

Eating Local: Claude-Olivier Marti presents Risotto with Bleu de Grangeneuve and Botzi Pears

Perhaps one of the biggest misunderstandings about Swiss culture is that our food consists only of dried meats and melted cheese. Of course, this over-simplification has its roots in the fact that our meats and cheese are just that good. After all, once you’ve tasted the local raclette, melted over a wood fire oven in a remote chalet somewhere in the mountains, why would you ever want to eat anything else?!? If you’re like us, you’ll eat far more than the medically-recommended quantity of cheese and meat each year under the guise of eating local and supporting Swiss culture ;). But from time to time, you’ll wish that you could explore the more nuanced side of Swiss cuisine. With the gorgeous farm land and fresh market offerings, there must be more to it, non? For ideas, we turned to some local food bloggers here in Switzerland and asked them
30 Jun 14

Summer Cocktail Series: Pimm’s Cucumber Spritz

Alright lazies, this one is for you! A crisp and fresh cocktail that is literally the easiest thing to make in the history of…ever?
04 Jun 14

Summer Cocktail Series: The Moscow Mule

A perfect blend of spicy ginger beer, freshly squeezed lime, and sliced cucumber and mint makes this vodka-based drink dangerously delectable.