Culinary Highlight Tour in the Emmental Valley

This is where tradition, quality and passion combine to create memorable taste experiences: The Emmental is known not only for its idyllic rolling landscape and flower-bedecked farmhouses, but also for its culinary tradition.

  • Information and Prices
    Tour dates all year, Tuesday–Saturday
    Length of tour 1 day
    Number of participants 10–50 people
    Price up to 9 people CHF 690.00 flat price
    10 people or more CHF 69.00 per person

    Transportation with tour guide:
    up to 6 people CHF 499.00 flat price
    Please inquire about larger groups
    Services included in price - visit to the Kambly Experience in Trubschachen
    - samples of around 100 different types of Kambly cookies
    - guided cheese and beer tasting with five different cheese specialties from the Emmental valley and accompanying beers
    - three-course lunch, excluding beverages
    - brewery tour
    Comments Three-course meal:

    Fresh celery soup with shaved cheese from Fromage Mauerhofer
    ***
    Roast pork with exquisite “Mein Emmental” beer gravy
    Mashed potatoes, mixed vegetables
    ***
    Homemade crème brûlée

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On this tour you will discover culinary highlights from the idyllic Emmental valley, take a look behind the scenes of innovative producers and learn what it takes to make premium products.

The first stop is the Kambly Experience in Trubschachen, the place where Switzerland’s most famous and popular cookies are made. When you visit the cookie factory and its attractions, you will be spoiled for choice and can sample around 100 different types of baked goodies. After this sweet indulgence, the tour continues towards Ranflüh and the Gasthof Bären inn. Here, in the stylishly renovated vaulted cellar, you will be welcomed by a brewer and a cheese affineur. During the “Cheese meets beer” tasting, you will be given five delicious samples of cheese specialties from the Emmental and a suitable beer to match. While talking with the experts you will learn all kinds of interesting facts about making cheese and beer, and the different varieties and flavors.

A tasty Emmental three-course meal is served for lunch. Finally, we will visit the "Brauschüür" brewery in Zollbrück, where "Mein Emmental" beer is produced. Explore the world of hops and malt and learn what it takes to make an all-round flavorful beer.

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