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    European Region of Gastronomy
    Kuopio 2020

    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.

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    Visit Savo
    genuine experiences

    Genuine experiences, meeting locals and getting to know the Finnish lifestyle

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    From field
    and forest to the table

    Our region is known for its agricultural products cheese, berries, fish and meat products and fresh vegetables. Local and organic products are widely used.

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    Harvesting season
    comes to the city

    SATOA Food Festivals celebrate local food production in street food style.

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.

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Kuopio announced European

Region of Gastronomy 2020

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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

Contact

ProAgria Pohjois-Savo

Ilona Sares

Tel. +358 (0) 43 825 1216
International Executive Director
ilona.sares(at)proagria.fi

Taina Laitinen

Tel. +358 (44) 430 9922
Event coordinator
taina.laitinen(at)proagria.fi

Savonia University of Applied Sciences

Henna Lehikoinen

Tel. +358 (44) 785 6021
Project Manager, Kuopio European Region of Gastronomy at Savonia
henna.lehikoinen(at)savonia.fi

Site is administrated by:

ProAgria Pohjois-Savo ry

P.O. Box 1096, Puijonkatu 14
70111 Kuopio Finland
tel.  +358 20 747 3650 (8-15)
info.pohjois-savo(at)proagria.fi
etunimi.sukunimi(at)proagria.fi

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