Ravintolapäivä 21 February - Saami food culture

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Rosamunda
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Ravintolapäivä 21 February - Saami food culture

Post by Rosamunda » Wed Feb 17, 2016 8:13 pm

This Sunday is Restaurant Day all over Finland. Come and discover Saami food by chef Heikki Nikula at the Nordic Culture Centre, Kaisaniemikatu 9, Helsinki.

http://www.kulturkontaktnord.org/en/con ... -sami-food

Programme
13:00 Opening and sale of Saami gastronomic tasters at 7e
14:00 Lecture by Ulla Tillgren: Smak på Sápmi (in Swedish)
15:00 Lecture by Heikki Nikula: Inari Sami Food traditions and seasons (in English)

At the Nordic Culture Centre there is also an exhibition of the Skolt Sámi (free entry).

A new cookbook"Taste of Sápmi" (in English) published par Slow Food in Sweden) will be on sale. This book, published in 2015, has already won several awards internationally and is not yet on sale in Finnish bookshops. We will also have Afghan saffron on sale - this is a fair-trade project organised by Ulla Tillgren.

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Rosamunda
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Re: Ravintolapäivä 21 February - Saami food culture

Post by Rosamunda » Sat Feb 20, 2016 9:22 am

*bump*

If you're in downtown Helsinki on Sunday (Restaurant Day) drop in and find out about Saami food and culture from the Inari region of northern Finland. Free entry.


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