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  • proper n. A canton of Switzerland.
  • proper n. A city in Switzerland, the capital of the canton of Fribourg.


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  • It was a project for the festival Belluard Bollwerk International earlier this month in Fribourg, Switzerland.

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  • Fribourg is both a buoyant city open to the modern world and the most charming and romantic hamlet.

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  • In 1512 Julius II established a collegiate chapter in the church of St. Nicholas at Fribourg, which is immediately subject to the Holy See, with a provost appointed by the Great

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  • Christophe Demierre, who runs a molecular-cuisine cooking school from his home kitchen in the Fribourg region, makes fondue as a mousse and a powder that are meant to be eaten individually.

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  • Robert Huber for The Wall Street Journal Fribourger Fondue Stübli Denise Ernst, whose parents moved the family from Fribourg to the big city, set up her own restaurant in a gourmet ghetto of Zurich 36 years ago.

    Switzerland's Best Fondue

  • Though it's most common in the Fribourg region around the medieval town of Gruyères, the dish bubbles up in Geneva and Zurich, where transplants from Fribourg have set up shop.

    Switzerland's Best Fondue

  • Around Fribourg, an area in western Switzerland that rises between two big lakes, I ate a pure Vacherin fondue, instead of the mix of cheeses that is common.

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  • Ever since people began preserving milk as cheese thousands of years ago, they have been melting it, says Isabelle Raboud-Schüle, curator at the Musée Gruérien, a regional culture museum in the fondue-heartland town of Bulle in the Fribourg region.

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  • The St. Gallen ruling only affects Denner, but will create a precedent for other cases in Switzerland and act as an example for foreign courts, according to Professor Marc Amstutz at the law faculty of University of Fribourg in Switzerland.

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  • Ann Marie was a nineteen year old studying in Fribourg , Switzerland.

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