Tag: wine tasting

Slow Food Market & Züri Carneval 11.11. at Hirschenplatz

Slow Food Market & Züri Carneval 11.11. at Hirschenplatz

Sunday’s weather was wet and miserable but luckily there were lots of smiling faces and wonderful food and drink at the Slow Food Market at the Messe in Oerlikon. From chocolate to cheese to wine, Kirschwasser, coffee and everything inbetween, there was something to cater to everyone’s taste. The vendors were happy to offer samples […]

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Slow Food Market Zurich 8th – 10th November 2013

Slow Food Market Zurich 8th – 10th November 2013

  Update: For the Slow Food Market Zurich 2015 click here   This year’s Slow Food Market is at the Messe Hall 9 in Oerlikon, Zurich from the 8th to 10th November. As an antidote to today’s fast food culture and with an emphasis on the provenance of high quality food and wine – it […]

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12 boats,15 days, 4,000 vineyards – Expovina 2012 Wine Boats at Burkliplatz

12 boats,15 days, 4,000 vineyards – Expovina 2012 Wine Boats at Burkliplatz

Mark your diaries for the 59th annual Expovina Wine tasting event which will be held in Zurich from 1st – 15th November. This unique wine tasting event takes aboard the 12 (stationary!) wine ships which will be lined up at Burkliplatz laden with wine from vineyards all over the world for you to explore and to […]

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In and around Zurich this Weekend….

In and around Zurich this Weekend….

Here’s a quick round up of things on in and around Zurich this weekend: On Sunday 7th there is the Alpabfahrt in Elm at 2.30pm.  For more information click here. Circus Monti is on until Sunday 7th October with trapeze artists, clowns and acrobats from all over the world. The circus takes place in a big […]

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Grape Picking in Stein am Rhein anyone?

Grape Picking in Stein am Rhein anyone?

Do you fancy a day out this weekend picking grapes in a working vineyard then afterwards tasting some of the delicious wine from the same vineyard along with local sausages and cheeses? Stein am Rhein is one of those beautiful “chocolate-box’ towns full of character, not too far from Zurich and very close to the […]

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Zurich Weekend: Bierfest, Alpabzug, Zurich Film Festival, Pink Ribbon Charity Walk

Zurich Weekend: Bierfest, Alpabzug, Zurich Film Festival, Pink Ribbon Charity Walk

Why not raise a glass and celebrate Oktoberfest Zurich style?  The Zurich Bierfest is on at Zurich Hauptbahnof until Saturday 13th October and normally proves to be a very popular event with plenty of beer, lots of live music and entertainment and a fun atmosphere.  It’s advisable to make reservations if you can but there […]

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