A taste of the Arctic & The Nordic Hotdog Challenge

16 May 2015 by Hazel

NORDLIGE NORDEN, madaboutcopenhagen
NORDLIGE NORDEN, madaboutcopenhagen

Nordlige Norden is a gastronomic exploration of the Arctic, of musk ox, reindeer, rypesnaps, polar herbs, dried fish and plenty more. The 3-day festival will be held on Nikolaj Plads in Copenhagen.

There will be food stalls from all over the “Northern North” specialising in various products or dishes from Icelandic salt to reindeer. And throughout, workshops will be running, such as learning to make syrup of seaweed and crowberries from Greenland. The festival and workshops are free. See the Facebook event, NORDLIGE NORDEN, for more info.

Dates and times:

Thursday 28th May, 13:00 – 18:00

Friday 29th May, 13:00 – 20:00

Saturday 30th May, 10:00 – 18:00


The Nordic Hotdog Challenge

claesbechpoulsen The Nordic Hotdog Challenge, NORDLIGE NORDEN, madaboutcopenhagen
claesbechpoulsen The Nordic Hotdog Challenge, NORDLIGE NORDEN, madaboutcopenhagen

Top chefs from Scandinavia compete to create the perfect gourmet hotdog using raw materials from Nordic countries. Keep an eye on the Facebook event for updates on this one. Hotdogs cost 50kr each and all proceeds go to a charity designated by the winner of the competition.

Takes place: Friday 29th May, 17:00 – 19.30