GENEVA – Tucked away in the culinary desert that is the Nations neighborhood of Geneva, hides Takinoa, a delish healthy eatery offering ASC and MSC certified fish, local in-season products, healthy and tasty menus to the lunch crowd in the area.
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Swiss farmer grows an 800kg pumpkin
GERMANY – A Swiss farmer has won the title of Master Pumpkin Grower after producing an 850kg monster pumpkin, considered the largest in Europe.
Caves Ouvertes, bikes and public transport: a success
GENEVA, Switzerland – More than 80 wine cellars and growers in canton Geneva opened their doors this past Saturday to around 30,000 visitors. Most visitors rode bikes, walked or made use of the special buses provided by the TPG, to go cave to cave.
Champagne and Sparkling Wine Sale
GENEVA, Switzerland – Right on time for Valentine’s Day, Denner is lowering prices for all its selection of sparkling wines and champagnes.
Watching the 2015 Super Bowl in the Lake Geneva Area
GENEVA, Switzerland – Super Bowl XLIX may be taking place in Glendale, Arizona in the US, but plenty of die-hard fans in the Lake Geneva region will be cheering at midnight. Here’s where:
Talk About Organic! World’s Most Venomous Spider Found in Box of Bananas in Neighboring France
HAUTE-SAVOIE, France – This is as bio (organic) as it gets: pesticide-free bananas —so much so, that they were delivered along with the world’s most venomous spider!
Annual Denner Wine Tasting and Sale in Geneva
GENEVA, Switzerland — Twice a year, Denner, a Swiss discount supermarket chain well known for selling wine at reasonable prices, carries out a mega wine tasting and sale.
WWF Wants Your Help to Stop Food Waste in Switzerland
MORGES, Switzerland – The Swiss chapter of the World Wildlife Fund is seeking signatures to stop food waste / food loss in Switzerland.
Thursdays After Work Near the UN Plaza in Geneva
GENEVA, SWITZERLAND — Seasonal in Geneva, after work drinks at the ultra beautiful rooftop terrace of the Geneva Convention Center, or CICG.
Spanish Wine Bar and Art Gallery in Geneva
GENEVA, SWITZERLAND — Art gallery and Spanish wine is the concept behind Oleowine & Art wine bar, which also features catering and hosts other events.
Jura Wine Tasting in Geneva
GENEVA, Switzerland — Jura wine, Wikipedia says, is produced in the Jura between Burgundy and Switzerland, and has “some similarity to the full Burgundy and the lighter Swiss wine”. Don’t let wiki be the only source.
What’s on: International Wine Festival in Geneva
GENEVA, Switzerland – Geneva’s first international fair for those who know and love exceptional wines takes place this weekend. The salon international pour connaisseurs et amateurs de vins d’exception gathers together over 60 winemakers, deli houses and chocolatiers, from 14-16 February at the Event Ramada de la Praille. Conferences, wine tastings and other activities are planned until Sunday 16 February. Find All…