Three unmissable gastronomic experiences in Switzerland

Discover three unmissable gastronomic experiences for your next wine tour in Switzerland. Combine Swiss wine and local specialities for an unforgettable gastronomic experience.

Friday 21 Apr 2023

Swiss wine is a true masterpiece, thanks to the vast variety of grapes that are grown in Switzerland's almost 15,000 hectares of vineyards. With over 252 grape varieties available for blending possibilities, Swiss wines offer an unparalleled experience that cannot be found anywhere else in the world.

What sets Swiss winemaking apart from others is its unique approach and shared characteristics across all regions. This has made Switzerland one of the most sought-after destinations for wine tourism enthusiasts who want to explore new flavors while immersing themselves in local culture and traditions.

Switzerland offers visitors numerous activities such as gourmet food pairing with their exquisite selection of wines which elevates your taste buds into another dimension! These culinary experiences create unforgettable memories during your trip!

So why not take inspiration from some amazing activities on our list? Plan your next vacation now and indulge yourself by discovering what makes Swiss wine so special!

Wine & Dine: à la Art – an Immersive Dining Experience

Experience a captivating culinary and sensory adventure like no other. Indulge in the exquisite 4-course menu at Rhyality Immersive Art Hall, nestled within the magnificent Schwandegg castle - an absolute haven for foodies and wine connoisseurs alike. The fine Swiss wines from Wunderstaa estate are meticulously selected to complement your meal perfectly, elevating your dining experience to new heights of luxury.

But that's not all! Your senses will be tantalized by the artistic setting as you savor every bite 'à la Art'. Immerse yourself in a breathtaking visual feast with stunning 360 degree projections enveloping you on walls, ceiling and floor; transporting you into Schaffhausen's awe-inspiring landscapes.

This extraordinary opportunity to enjoy both palate and mind with this immersive gourmet journey - it spoils not only your taste buds but also creates unforgettable memories!

Grape Varieties from Valais

The themed weekend ‘Grape Varieties from Valais” is an ultimate Valais wine experience. This exclusive package offers a comprehensive overview of the region's renowned vineyards and their exquisite wines. You will delve into the rich history of these wineries and also explore various grape varieties grown here - right from Petite Arvine to Humagne Rouge, Cornalin to Johannisberg.

This unique opportunity is not just limited to learning about grapes; it extends beyond that! You get an incredible chance to savour some of the finest grape varieties produced by this picturesque Swiss canton. The Ibis Style Hotel serves as your luxurious abode for this memorable getaway, while Le Chavalard restaurant caters mouth-watering meals prepared using Slow Food Cooks’ Alliance techniques. The perfect offer to immerse yourself in the world of Valais wines and discover its treasures.

Wine & Dine at Castello di Morcote

Indulge in an unparalleled gastronomic adventure at the Castello di Morcote wine estate, nestled within Ticino's scenic region. This haven of organic vineyard management has now embraced biodynamics to produce some of Switzerland's most exceptional wines.

As you ascend through its terraced vineyards overlooking a picturesque lake and Fifteenth Century castle, prepare for an unforgettable experience that will tantalize your senses! Start with a refreshing aperitif amidst lush gardens before embarking on guided tours of both the wine cellar and barrique cellar.

Finally, savor every bite as you relish in four delectable courses served in the stunning dining room above the barrique cellar. Each dish is perfectly paired with exquisite flavors from Castello di Morcote winery - truly showcasing their mastery over fine Swiss cuisine!

Don't miss out on this once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to indulge yourself fully while discovering world-class culinary delights!


Switzerland's wine tourism scene is truly exceptional, offering a plethora of unique and captivating activities that showcase the best features of its wine regions. If you're looking for an unconventional way to explore Swiss wines while discovering their diverse terroirs, then look no further than! With so many exciting experiences waiting for you there, why not let your curiosity lead the way?


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