Fromagerie, Viry

La Fromagerie, Viry

La Fromagerie was a very special find!  This is a low key gem of a local Savoyarde restaurant on the side of the road between Viry and Valleiry in the Haute Savoie and only about 30 minutes from Geneva. La Fromagerie is so much more than a restaurant, it is an epicerie selling local and…

Raclette cheese

Cheeses of the Haute Savoie – Raclette

The Raclette is found on most menus throughout the Savoyard region of France but this cheese hails from many regions closely connected, Switzerland, the Haute Savoie and Savoie region of France and also has Swiss/German history dating back to 1291 and was know as ‘roasted cheese’ It is a large round semi-firm cow’s cheese in…