Schöne Weihnacht und Frohe Festtage!

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Merry Christmas!

Merry Christmas!

With Christmas almost here, I thought it would be fitting to put up a little post about the Christmas traditions in Switzerland and how they differ from those in the States. First off, I do want to say that they have a Sankt Nikolaus, but he visits on Nikolaustag, which is December 6th. Another difference is … Continue Reading

St. Galler Handbürlis (rolls)

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Homemade St. Galler Handbuerlis!

Homemade St. Galler Handbuerlis!

One of the things I miss a lot about living in Switzerland (and specifically the canton of St. Gallen) is eating a St. Galler Bratwurst and Bürli. This was a staple meal when out on the town or even for a snack. As any Swiss will tell you, a real Bratwurst can only come from St. … Continue Reading