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Pure Green Juice – The Liquid Plumber

Filed in Food and Drink by on May 10, 2016 0 Comments
Pure Green Juice – The Liquid Plumber

Pure Green Juice – The Liquid Plumber   Summer is on the way and a refreshing way to keep cool is to make a delicious but healthy juice. Staying in St Lucia recently on the Body Holiday at Le Sport, their Deli Juice bar was a great location to try out a whole range of delicious healthy […]

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Beef Involtini

Filed in Food and Drink by on May 9, 2016 0 Comments
Beef Involtini

  Beef Involtini   Whilst I was in St Lucia I attended a cookery demonstration by James, the chef at the “Cariblue Restaurant” at the Le Sport Hotel. One of the dishes he showed us how to cook was Beef Involtini accompanied by Confit Garlic Mash and Glazed Carrots. Ingredients 1lb top round beef  – […]

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Garlic Confit Mashed Potato

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Garlic Confit Mashed Potato

Garlic Confit Mashed Potato   Ingredients     For the mash: 3 medium potatoes 1 tsp salt 3 or 4 tablespoons olive oil 1/4 cup cream (or whole milk) salt and pepper to taste For the garlic confit: 2 cups olive oil or duck fat 1 head of garlic   Method   Make the garlic […]

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Cultural Combo-Platter: FestSpiele Zurich 2016

Cultural Combo-Platter: FestSpiele Zurich 2016

  Cultural Combo-Platter: FestSpiele Zurich 2016     Theatre, Music, Dance, Opera, Art, Lectures and much more 3rd – 26th June . Hungry for music? Art? Opera? Maybe some dance on the side? For Festspiele, which runs from 3rd-26th June, Zurich’s top cultural institutions collaborate on a city-wide smorgasbord of musical, theatrical, operatic and artistic […]

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More Cow Parades down the Mountains in Switzerland

More Cow Parades down the Mountains in Switzerland

If you haven’t made it to the mountains to watch one of the “Aplabfahrt” or “Alpabzug” where the cows come down the mountains and parade through the streets after spending the Summer months on the higher pastures it’s still not too late. “Colourful headgear – what all well dressed cows are wearing this time of […]

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The Zurich Opera House Open Day in pictures

The Zurich Opera House Open Day in pictures

Did you visit Zurich Opera House’s Open Day last Saturday? If you did you had the opportunity not only to see special performances and taster sessions, but also to listen to chamber music in the “Room of Mirrors” to check out the views from different seats in the theatre, to look behind the scenes and […]

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New In Zurich on Zurich Expats

Filed in "New In Zurich", Things To Do by on September 25, 2012 0 Comments
New In Zurich on Zurich Expats

We’d like to thank Zurich Expats for running an article on New In Zurich this week which we hope you like:  zurichexpats.com Like Zurich Expats, New In Zurich is in the business of making life a little easier for those new to Zurich, through information, personal experience and recommendation. Whether you’ve arrived here from near […]

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Swiss Webcams – over 1,400 webcams all over Switzerland

Filed in Businesses & Services, Free, Things To Do by on September 25, 2012 0 Comments
Swiss Webcams – over 1,400 webcams all over Switzerland

Ever thought of making a journey but not sure what the weather would be like at the other end? Or you have a destination in mind but would like to take a peek first.  Then swisswebcams.ch website is definitely for you. With over 1,400 Swiss landscapes there is almost certainly a webcam close to  the area you […]

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Seen Helen Hunt at the Zurich Film Festival? Will you catch Richard Gere in Zurich today?

Seen Helen Hunt at the Zurich Film Festival? Will you catch Richard Gere in Zurich today?

Photo © CAST ZHdK Did you see Helen Hunt in Zurich on Friday? Helen Hunt was the first female recipient of the “Golden Eye” Award at this year’s Zurich Film Festival on Friday before the Festival’s screening of her new film “The Sessions” at the film’s European premiere. Today, Richard Gere will be receiving the […]

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Juice Guide Zurich – Where to Find the Best Juices

Filed in Food and Drink, Switzerland, Things To Do by on September 21, 2012 0 Comments
Juice Guide Zurich –  Where to Find the Best Juices

  . Juice Guide Zurich – Where to Find the Best Juices   . Juicing it Up In Zurich   There’s an explosion of juice and smoothie places in Zurich – but where to go to get the best juices? Ever since we went on a juice detox at the Sianji Wellbeing Resort in Bodrum, […]

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