European Region of Gastronomy
The European Region of Gastronomy award brings international accknowledgement, visibility and new business opportunities, tourists and events to the Kuopio Region. In the ERG projects the local agriculture, entrepreneurship and education will be further developed. READ MORE
Come and get to know the Finnish countryside, clean nature, lakes and forests! At the same time, you can meet Finnish people and find out about life in the countryside. You can experience something new every day. READ MORE
TASTE SAVO - GASTRONOMY OF KUOPIO REGION
The site compiles Kuopio region's cuisine & gastronomy.
Producers, restaurants, places to buy, food and food companies.
Food events & festivals, local products & travel locations.
Current articles, news & blogs.
Information about projects and activities.
Experience the Finnish countryside, lakes and forests, have a taste of local cuisine, meet the locals, have a relaxing stay visiting Savo.
Kuopio was nominated the European region of Gastronomy in October 2017 in Bruessels. The jury stated that the Kuopio application shows the region's dedication maintaining versatile food production and close connection the local heritage and nature.
Kuopio region is a place to enjoy. Here you can find events within food tourism and delicious restaurants and producers!
Kuopio Region’s bid book
Tel. +358 (0) 43 825 1216
International Executive Director
Savonia University of Applied Sciences
Tel. +358 (44) 785 6021
Project Manager, Kuopio European Region of Gastronomy at Savonia
Site is administrated by:
ProAgria Pohjois-Savo ry
P.O. Box 1096, Puijonkatu 14
70111 Kuopio Finland
tel. +358 20 747 3650 (8-15)
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