- Prepare some fruit, any kind you like. (Kids will eat anything for what's coming next.)
- You'll need one branche of chocolate (a bar of chocolate with or without nougat) and one pain au lait (Bread made with milk shaped like a hot dog bun).
- Cut the pain on it's length, lay the branche inside and, voilà, gouter is ready.
- Insist the child eat the fruit first, then let them devour the pain au chocolat in relative peace.
Monday, July 7, 2008
Snack Time à la Suisse (some assembly required)
A child's mid-morning or afternoon snack is called a gouter (goo-TAY). The most traditional gouter is pain au chocolat or chocolate bread. Here's how it's done:
Labels: Life à la Suisse