Savoyard


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Savoyard

the dialect of French spoken in Savoy
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The ski school for children at La Rosiere, Savoyard, France, is very popular
the ski school for |children at La Rosiere, Savoyard, France, is very popular
It's in the centre of the traditional Savoyard village of Les Brevieres at 1,550m, a short walk from the Sache gondola for Espace Killy.
Le Perce Neige had excellent local Savoyard dishes, including cheese fondues; La Vache Rouge, with its quirky cow-related decor, had superb meat; the upmarket La Table des Lys's cuisine was exquisite and La Bulle, a bustling circular cafe on the piste, served delicious dustbin lid-sized pizza.
A la limite du hors-jeu, le Malien fusillait le portier savoyard a bout portant (89e), laissant tout le clan bordelais exulter.
Don't worry if you've never heard of Valloire-Galibier - the absence of english voices in the attractive Savoie Mont-Blanc resort will confirm you're clearly not alone - because lovers of traditional mountain accommodation and authentic Savoyard cuisine will not be disappointed.
Inevitably any history of Rome is a history of the Papacy which governed the city until the Risorgimento as well as a history of the Savoyard kingdom after Rome became the new united Italy's capital.
With the help of among others, Nancy Chilvers, Margaret Seaman and Beryl Dixon, formerly of the Savoyard opera company, she set about the task, using her ladies choir as a nucleus and drawing members from all over the district.
Christopher Storrs argues that recent revisions to what constitutes "enlightened despotism" open the door to interpreting the late eighteenth-century Savoyard government in this now broad category.
It's housed in a large, traditional Savoyard chalet and as you step inside, you feel like you're entering someone's cosy sitting room.
Last-time-out Sandown winner Crown Choice is another to come here in form and seeks to win the race for trainer Walter Swinburn, successful as a jockey aboard Savoyard and Cadeaux Tryst in the 1990s.