Category Archives: Drinks

Rum tasting by Paul Ullrich @ Fischer’s Fritz

What looked like a great opportunity to get a sip of very different rums came along like an extended BBQ on the shore of Lake Zurich and an early party. To start with how it ended: too early because I … Continue reading

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Taking a stroll in Lisbon

The famously tranquil and serene city of Lisboa in economically troubled Portugal is the perfect getaway for even a mere few days. A city that has been rocked on as many woes it lost count to remember, it transcends peace. … Continue reading

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Offene Weinkeller (open vine cellars) next Saturday

What once started somewhere in the canton of Schaffhausen, has now spread to most German-speaking cantons. Some vineyards and the handicraft of those masters overlooking the process of juice turning into wine, and you have a nice product to put in a … Continue reading

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Something about Tokyo. Air Club

Yes I found a club in Tokyo, and yes the air wasn’t that great because they don’t stop smoking over there after midnight either. But the mood of the people becomes much better with every drop of alcohol they had. … Continue reading

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Klangkarussel – Sonnentanz

Better for the summer than any song from Brasil. At least for the moment. Any photo on your device with a sunset by the Mediterranean. Strangest thing about it: the oldest comments on the track are several months old while … Continue reading

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Gesaffelstein @ Hinterhof, Basel

It seems to be cold in the region at the moment. My warm-up program for last night out was supposed to be some rugby on a television. But as the game in Paris was cancelled, I headed a little bit … Continue reading

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Bar 25 Nacht @ Hinterhof Basel

Somehow I have to recover excessively after everything that has to do with Berlin. So it took me a little bit more than every hour of last Sunday’s afternoon. I decided to give this club in Basel another chance, as … Continue reading

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Adelboden’s World Cup Races or Found a New Thing I Won’t Spend Money For

I was quite surprised that I made it to Adelboden last Saturday. But I won the battle to catch the 0640 bus and was eager to see something delightful.. On the way into this mountain village I was very impressed … Continue reading

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How to like Guinness

Not an easy task at hand for today, however it turns out a doable one. So many myths relating around that particular brand and type of beer, it is beyond count and defies the point to list them all. Here’s … Continue reading

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Expovina, Zürich

It is a fine thing to honour traditions, especially if that means attending an exposition about wine. Even better if said exhibition, hold annually, is located aboard the assembly of all ships that cruise our beloved lake of Zurich. You’re … Continue reading

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