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10 Swiss Foods You Should Try (Other than Chocolate and Cheese)

10 Swiss Foods You Should Try (Other than Chocolate and Cheese)

What are your favorite Swiss foods? It’s a question that I’m always asking people. Quite often I hear “fondue” or “raclette” as the response, but at the sam...

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Swiss Tips: Lyon Uncorked

Swiss Tips: Lyon Uncorked

Narrow Medieval passages contrast with vibrant walls of urban art; an elegant opera house boasts a designer makeover and an upside down white elephant perches on the hillside... Scratch the surface...

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Celebrate July 4th with this easy watermelon cocktail!

Celebrate July 4th with this easy watermelon cocktail!

Feeling the heat? Cool down with this frozen watermelon cocktail!

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Gadget Guru - Fondoodler

Gadget Guru - Fondoodler

Gadget Guru

This must be our cheesiest gadget yet, surely? This fondoodler let's you take your favourite cheddar, emmental, edam or comté, melt it and draw on your food. Get creative and use your...

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Hurray for Diversity & the Refugee Cultural Festival

Hurray for Diversity & the Refugee Cultural Festival

Mid Morning Mix

Sylvie, Samad, Gaayathri & Dan join Katt in the studio to talk about the Refugee Cultural Festival that takes place in Geneva 17-22nd June. Top (from left to right): Dan & Katt ...

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Geneva's first outdoor beer festival this weekend!

Geneva's first outdoor beer festival this weekend!

The Breakfast Show

Geneva’s first outdoor beer festival is on this weekend in Carouge. It’s the first time the event has been held – but organisers hope it will become an annual beer lovers get toge...

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Caves Ouvertes - wineries are open in Vaud!

Caves Ouvertes - wineries are open in Vaud!

Mid Morning Mix

This weekend - 3-4 June - the wineries of Vaud will open their doors to the public. For CHF 20 you can grab a passport and a glass and head to multiple wineries to taste the wine. Benjamin Gehri...

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Eat, drink and celebrate Traübenbluetenfest in Schaffhausen

Eat, drink and celebrate Traübenbluetenfest in Schaffhausen

Mid Morning Mix

  Traübenbluetenfest in Schaffhausen takes place on the 17th & 18th June. It's a celebration of the grape’s blossoming and therefore it’s a great time to head ...

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Win free beer for a year!

Win free beer for a year!

Thirsty? We've teamed up with the Mr Pickwick and Oliver Twist Pubs to offer WRS listeners our most thirst-quenching competition yet! 

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Daphne Cheng is bringing her healthy, sexy food-revolution to Switzerland.

Daphne Cheng is bringing her healthy, sexy food-revolution to Switzerland.

Mid Morning Mix

Daphne Cheng and Lauren Xandra are on their way to Verbier when they call into the WRS studio as they're bringing their healthy, sexy, food-revolution to Switzerland.

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Eggs Benedict

Eggs Benedict

From a hung-over Wall Street broker called Lemuel Benedict to Commodore E C Benedict ordering up a special at the Waldorf Hotel, there’s been many a claim to the origins of this classic New Y...

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The Full Monty

The Full Monty

Head Chef Justin Grant at Café du Centre in Geneva is no stranger to a full English Breakfast. Here Londoner Grant tells Voice Magazine about the high-quality local ingredients he sourc...

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Word of Mouth - Foodie!

Word of Mouth - Foodie!

Word of Mouth

It’s time to talk about one of our favourite subjects - food. Most English words that concern cooking and eating come from the kitchens of France such as cuisine, omelette, entrée, ...

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Late and lazy - the best brunches in Switzerland

Late and lazy - the best brunches in Switzerland

Hangover cure or family gathering - a weekend brunch is the meal worth getting up for! And the fastest way to get teenagers up and out of the house? Invite them to brunch. Here’s our pick of ...

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Baked Mont d'Or - or La boite chaude

Baked Mont d'Or - or La boite chaude

A simple yet always impressive dish - perfect for dinner parties! 

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10 facts about Swiss Heritage Wine

10 facts about Swiss Heritage Wine

How well do you know your Swiss wine?

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Cheese Wars

Cheese Wars

It started as casual cheese-based banter ... but ended with two WRS presenters head-to-head over a bubbling fondue, armed with sharp forks and a dangerous assortment of cheesy puns!

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The Great Swiss Bake Off!

The Great Swiss Bake Off!

A fondue recipe that will impress even the Swiss...

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15 reasons to use coop@home

15 reasons to use coop@home

Mid Morning Mix

To celebrate coop@home's 15th birthday, we compiled 15 reasons you've told us why you use coop@home...

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Coop@home - Ellen Brasse on how things change in 15 years

Coop@home - Ellen Brasse on how things change in 15 years

Mid Morning Mix

www.15years-coopathome.ch www.worldradio.ch www.worldradio.ch/midmorningmix

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A taste of summer!

A taste of summer!

Damien Coche is Head Chef at the prestigious Domaine de Châteauvieux near Geneva. Here he shares a fresh and delicious gourmet dish from his summer menu – created with fish and local as...

Provided by Domaine de Châteauvieux

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Kitchen confidential

Kitchen confidential

WRS shares the Table du Chef at one of Geneva’s top foodie addresses...

Provided by Domaine de Châteauvieux

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The Goodlife Coffee Co. - coffee roasting in Vaud

The Goodlife Coffee Co. - coffee roasting in Vaud

The Goodlife Coffee Co, created by three South African gents: Ian , Fabio and Steve - serves to bring pure specialty coffee to Switzerland.

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A good year for the vines

A good year for the vines

Geneva’s wine makers uncork the first bottles of their 2015 millésime at the annual Caves Ouvertes weekend in May ...And all the signs are of an excellent vintage!

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