Cheese Fondue Evening

Again this year 9 BRA members met up for a cheese fondue evening at the “Au Vieux Valais” restaurant in Sion old town. We had fantastic food, wine and finished off with a delicious apricot sorbet (some of us added an apricot schnapps) As you will see from the photos, a great time was had […]

Bowling & Pizza Evening

We managed to round up 10 enthusiastic players for our Bowling evening in Conthey, close to Sion. Following our meal, we donned our bowling shoes and divided into two groups. Admittedly, gutters were more frequent than strikes but we took it in our stride and every-one was in good spirits 🙂 Rosy proved to be […]

September – Sunday Brunch

We were a mixed bunch at this month’s brunch in Sierre but that didn’t stop the conversation from flowing. How could we resist Chanterelle mushrooms “en croute”, or the tasty well garnished pancakes, or even the freshly prepared salads.  A trip to Zenhäusern bakery and tea-room also requires tasting some of the delicious pastries… Our […]

Non-BRA Event – Anglophone BRISOLÉE!

We had our usual Valaisan blue skies for the annual Anglophone BrisolĂ©e. Although this was not a BRA event, there were many BRA Members present, which was great to catch up and non-members who were new people to meet. When we arrived Cynthia had decorated the wooden tables with wine leaves, fruits, nuts and orange […]

July – Sunday Brunch

A group of BRA members and non-members met up at Zenhäusern bakery and tea-room in Sierre on a sunny and very hot Sunday morning in July. We all started with a coffee and introductions were made to some new comers to the group. Those of us who wanted to eat, chose a dish from the […]

RE – QBP – Croquet & Picnic 2018

They came down from the mountains, they came up from the lakes, they came from all over Switzerland and France too, all brought their picnics, good humour and friends. Everyone was ready for a full day of food, fun and games. Why? Where? When? To celebrate the annual BRA Romandie East Region’s; Queen’s Birthday Party […]

Sunday Brunch in Sierre (May)

It’s Sunday, May 27th 2018, the sun is shining and I’m on my way home on the train happy and replete after  a delicious brunch  at the CafĂ© Papillon in Sierre. Thirteen of us, from as far afield as Geneva, Ticino and Visperterminen, were made very welcome by proprietress Sonja. Over our eggs, bacon, sausage, […]

Buffet de Tapas et Asperges du Valais

We had the best table in the house at the Airport Restaurant in Sion, from where we could watch the planes taxiing on the brightly illuminated runway. Everyone joined in the interesting discussions and useful tips about local activities were shared. There was an amazing buffet with a great choice of tapas dishes to please […]