Chocolaterie Durig: Chocolate-making workshop

Chocolaterie Durig: Chocolate-making workshop

From cocoa to chocolate: A demonstration of craft chocolate making in a laboratory and tasting of cocoa from different parts of the world. Production by the participants themselves illustrates the different techniques used to create individual...more

Everyone loves chocolate

Everyone loves chocolate

Happiness that you can eat.

Switzerland is chocolate heaven. Swiss chocolatiers invented milk chocolate – and made it into the most popular sweet treat in the world. It’s no surprise that Switzerland tops the world in chocolate consumption.more
Chocolat Alprose

Chocolat Alprose

At the chocolate factory Alprose in Caslano, established in 1957, there...more

Appenzeller® Show Dairy

Appenzeller® Show...

The life of the farmers and cheese makers of Appenzell is in many...more

Chocolaterie Durig: Chocolate-making workshop

From cocoa to chocolate: A demonstration of craft chocolate making in a laboratory and tasting of cocoa from different parts of the world. Production by the participants themselves illustrates the different techniques used to create individual types of chocolate

Everyone loves chocolate

Happiness that you can eat.

Switzerland is chocolate heaven. Swiss chocolatiers invented milk chocolate – and made it into the most popular sweet treat in the world. It’s no surprise that Switzerland tops the world in chocolate consumption.

Sweet dreams.

“Nine out of ten people like chocolate. The tenth is lying.” (Graffiti scrawled on a wall ). Every Swiss child would agree: their favourite afternoon snack has always been bread and chocolate. During the more than 400 years since Columbus became the first European to see cocoa beans, Switzerland has come to the forefront of chocolate manufacturing worldwide.

Everyone loves chocolate

Chocolat Alprose

At the chocolate factory Alprose in Caslano, established in 1957, there is a museum which presents the entire world of this sweet sin, from the very beginning to our days.

At the chocolate factory Alprose in Caslano, established in 1957, there is a museum which presents the entire world of this sweet sin, from the very beginning to our days.

Appenzeller® Show Dairy

The life of the farmers and cheese makers of Appenzell is in many respects still governed by ancient traditions. At the Appenzell cheese dairy in Stein, you can watch the cheese makers up close and see age-old customs and the latest technology come together in a fascinating mixture of the traditional and the modern.

The live of Appenzell farmers and alpine dairymen has always been marked by a variety of ancient traditions.