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ONLINE: Cooking from the Heart of Norway—A Conversation with Nevada Berg of North Wild Kitchen

30 January, 2021 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm

Side by side photos of Nevada Berg and the cover of her cookbook North Wild Kitchen

Join celebrated New Nordic chef and author, Nevada Berg, to learn about her journey into Norwegian food culture and what it means to make Nordic food today.

Norwegian cuisine has been defined by centuries of trade, migration, and the adoption of culinary dishes from other regions and cultures. For a long time, Norwegian cuisine has combined these overlaps and influences with its own strong traditional food culture. Today, there is growing interest in applying traditional techniques and using local ingredients to combine both the past and the present into new, innovative, and inspired meals. This exclusive Vesterheim conversation with Nevada will surely inspire!

Find Nevada Berg’s website here. You can purchase her book from the Vesterheim Museum store here.

Supplies: A computer, laptop, or tablet with a camera and mic as well as a fast, reliable internet connection.

Special Instructions: Register here for free on Zoom.

About the instructor: Nevada Berg was born in Salt Lake City, Utah and during her life journeys found herself in Norway. She resides in the Medieval Valley of Numedal with her Norwegian husband and son. She is the author and creator of the award-winning Norwegian food and culture website, North Wild Kitchen Her recipes and stories are inspired by tradition and history, as well as innovative approaches to Norwegian ingredients. In 2018, Nevada released her first cookbook internationally with resounding success as one of the best cookbooks for the fall by the New York Times. She was also the TV program leader for Matkanalen’s Ostereisen series. Nevada is regarded internationally as one of the most recognized voices for Norwegian food.


30 January, 2021
12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
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