Lausanne Palace named top hotel by GaultMillau Suisse

Director Jean-Jacques Gauer, Executive chef Edgard Bovier, GaultMillau Editor-in-chief Urs Heller, Albrecht Haake from Carl F Bucherer

LAUSANNE, SWITZERLAND – The Lausanne Palace has been named Switzerland’s best hotel for 2011 by GaultMillau, an honour conferred, says the food and hospitality organization, in part because it goes well beyond meeting the norms for a five-star hotel, but with the record-breaking 58 points accumulated by its executive chef weighing in its favour. GaultMillau […]

Châteauvieux’s recipe of the month: Mixed berry crisp

Michelin star chef Philippe Chevrier’s recipe for mixed-berry crisp with nougat and caramelized pecan ice cream Philippe Chevrier is head chef and owner of Domaine de Châteauvieux in Satigny, right in the middle of the vineyards just outside Geneva. His restaurant has two Michelin stars and a 19/20 rating in the GaultMillau restaurant guide. Geneva […]

Recipe: cinnamon pear crumble from Vertig’O

Michelin-star Vertig’O’s pastry chef: Emmanuel Lebled The Vertig’O restaurant in the Hôtel de la Paix in Geneva has a Michelin star and a 16/20 in the respected GaultMillau restaurant guide. Vertig’O also has a great pastry chef in Emmanuel Lebled. Every month or so, the restaurant publishes a leaflet which includes a recipe from the […]

Le Vertig’O: perfect place for business lunches

Le Vertig’O: free WiFi and low-calorie nice-price menus This well located, ultra contemporary restaurant is handy for upscale lunches near Cornavain train station, particularly for those who need WiFi access, which is free in the entire hotel. It is located in the Hôtel de la Paix on the Quai du Mont Blanc, right on the […]

Graubuenden chef Caminada named Swiss chef of the year 2010 – second time

Zurich, Switzerland (GenevaLunch) – GaultMillau has awarded its coveted title of Swiss chef of the year 2010 to Andreas Caminada, the second time the chef has been given this distinction. Caminada tends the stoves at Schloss Schauenstein in Fuerstenau, Graubuenden, which has 19 points. He won the title in 2008 as well. GaultMillau includes 816 […]