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Swiss raclette

One of the favorite Swiss national dishes is a special creamy cheese that is melted under a red hot heater
(or in front of a wood fire) and grated on top of boiled small potatoes. Add a few pickled cucumbers (gerkins) and pickled onions and a generous amount of
white wine (usually Fendant from Valais/Wallis) and you have a wonderful evening with friends! This shot was taken in Southern California actually,
at the Swiss Park in Whittier on the occasion of the August 1st National Day for Switzerland.

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Steve Sharp17-Dec-2007 17:25
Damn; I've just come back from a flying visit to Switzerland and never saw this stuff, (never heard of it before!). Another excuse to go back next year ;-)
endre novak18-Nov-2007 20:44
ahhh, great! v
Guest 07-Aug-2006 15:15
hmm... yummy
Guest 03-Aug-2006 16:16
Guest 01-Aug-2006 21:02
Certainly sounds delicious - I'll have to try the Swiss Park one of these days!
Fabienne01-Aug-2006 20:46
Heureusement que tu as écrit que cette photo a été prise dans le sud de la Californie car je me serais crue dans un chalet suisse :--) Humm, que c'est bon.