Go on an exploration of Nordic gourmet food with MATR. 
-This exclusive culinary tour will introduce you to a world of Nordic deliciousness.

 


You will gain hands-on experience in pickling, fermenting, smoking etc, As well as cutting edge cooking skills you can bring back home to add to your own imagination and dazzle your family and friends with culinary delights. Wanna learn how to cook a 5-course gourmet meal in the wild using only fire

 

 

Enjoy a multiple course 2 star Michelin tasting menu at one of Copenhagen’s best restaurants. Taste the various new flavours of the Nordic terroir from award-winning producers, from charcuterie to seafood specialities, small-batch ales and modern takes on schnapps such as caramelised apple and beech tree.

 

 

 

Your accommodation is the historic mansion called Kaffeslottet(the Coffee Castle). Kaffeslottet has been specially arranged as accommodation for the culinary tour participants. This lavish mansion was once a Train Station in a Copenhagen suburb. An eccentric coffee merchant bought the building in 1912 and moved it brick by brick to Bornholm and placed on top of a hill overlooking the beautiful city of Gudhjem(Gods home) and the sea. 

 

 

Now the “castle” has been completely refurbished and modernised internally whilst keeping all of its original charms. Complete with luxurious spa facilities, a beautiful garden and breathtaking views, Kaffeslottet is a truly unique accommodation exclusively for the MATR culinary tour

 

 

 

Highlights

 

  • A 2 star Michelin tasting menu with wine pairing

  • Food tours in Copenhagen & the culinary island of Bornholm sampling some of the best products the Nordic region has to offer

  • Foraging with expert forager Thomas Guldbæk who delivers to top restaurants like Noma. 

  • Courses in pickling, fermenting and cooking in the wild

  • Hands-on Cooking classes with professional Nordic Chefs

  • Exclusive luxury accommodation

  • Activities for kids such as arts and crafts, climbing etc. 

  • Everyday luxury breakfast, lunch and dinner

 

 

Our culinary tours are always bespoke to the needs of our customers.

Whether you are coming as a family, couple, group or by your self, we will aim

To tailor fit the experience to your needs. 

 

 

Culinary tours itinerary example

 

Day 1 

Flight with British Airways(or similar) to Copenhagen 

Accommodation at a luxurious eco-hotel. Relax and enjoy your day. The hotel boasts a lovely array of spa facilities to explore. In the evening we will enjoy a tasting menu at the 2 star Michelin restaurant Kadeau. Kadeau will introduce you to the many delights of the culinary island of Bornholm, which is the next stop on the itinerary. 

 

 

Day 2

  • Flight to Bornholm and accommodation at the local legendary mansion known as kaffeslottet(the coffee castle, (see description). Tapas lunch with wine or beer and tour at the critically acclaimed Hallegaard, who delivers to Michelin restaurants all over Denmark. At Hallegård we will also pick out special local produce to include in the cooking classes. 

  • Dinner at kaffeslottet by MATR chef Jonas Lorentzen. This dinner will take the form of an informal cooking class with exquisite produce from Bornholm. 

 

Day 3

  • Breakfast at Kaffeslottet 

  • Visit to the award winning schnapps manufacturer NORD, tastings tastings tastings

  • foraging and picnic lunch with Thomas Guldbæk. 

  • Fermenting, pickling and smoking classes at Madkulturhuset in Gudhjem( everything we forage, smoke etc. will be included in the cooking class)

 

Day 4

  • Breakfast at Kaffeslottet

  • Cooking class with expert assistance from top professional Nordic chefs,

Instruction in cutting edge modern techniques. Lunch provided. The dinner this night, is the one you yourself prepare. 

 

Day 5

  • Breakfast at Kaffeslottet

  • This day will not have a set itenary. MATR will offer a list of different activities and recommendations. However if your u wish to simply hang around the scenic town of Gudhjem or just read a book in the garden, this is all at your own leisure. 

  • At the beginning of the tour you can choose to have all your meals at Kaffeslottet this day. Chef Jonas Lorentzen will be cooking wholesome rustic yet sophisticated lunch and dinner. However; if your you wish to dine elsewhere this is entirely up to you, Bornholm boasts a large array of excellent restaurants such as Kadeau’s sister restaurant also named Kadeau, Nordlandet, Stammarshalle and many more. 

 

Day 6

  • Breakfast at Kaffeslottet

  • Flight from Bornholm-Copenhagen-London

 

 

 

Price per customer(all inclusive) £3600

 

 

*If you are a family travelling with kids the flat fee per child is £150 a day, this includes a childcare service, activities such as climbing, arts and crafts, beach activities and much, much more