JUNE 19-25, 2017
Dégustation Neuchâtel Œil-de-Perdrix
Ville de Neuchâtel: June 21
From 5:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. this Wednesday, you can stop by the Hôtel-de-Ville in Neuchâtel for a public wine tasting event for Œil-de-Perdrix — a rosé wine unique to this region of Switzerland. For CHF 10, you will receive a tasting glass to sample the various wines.
Fête du Chasselas
Aigle, Canton of Vaud: June 23-24
The sixth annual festival for Chasselas wine will be held this Friday and Saturday at the Château d’Aigle. For CHF 20, you will receive a tasting glass to sample wines from about 16 different stands, including the premier wines selected as part of the Mondial du Chasselas 2016, held the day before the festival. During the event, you can also visit the Musée de la Vigne et du Vin at the castle — included in the price of admission to this event — and enjoy live music performed throughout the day.
World Food Festival
Lenzburg, Aargau: June 23-25
At the Metzgplatz in Lenzburg this weekend, you can attend the World Food Festival, which brings together food stands and food trucks with various culinary specialties from around the world. Free admission.
This list represents my personal suggestions for culinary events all over Switzerland. These can include food festivals, outdoor markets, cooking workshops, meals and more. If you have an event for me to consider for this list, please don’t hesitate to contact me.
And, for a complete calendar of culinary events throughout the year, I recommend visiting MySwitzerland.com.