Food & Drink

Scandi Six: What to Eat at Copenhagen Cooking Festival 2016

This year is the 12th annual Copenhagen Cooking Festival. With over 150 unique events, there’s a food or drink-related event for everyone, regardless of your food preferences and budget. There are pop-ups, tastings, workshops, large group meals and so much more.

Try some of the best food Copenhagen has to offer!

List Marker: Number 1CPH Food District

Learn about everything from fermenting to farming on the Danish food scene. Meet cooks, drink cocktails and enjoy the food!

19th August, 2:00 – 11:00 pm
20th August, 10:00 am – 11:00 pm
21st August, 10:00 am – 5:00 pm


Halmtorvet 11
1700 København V
Ticket Price: 75 DKK for one day, 150 DKK for all three days

1. CPH Food District-2


List Marker: Number 2Taste the World – a Unique Culinary Experience

Spisehuset Rub & Stub and Send Flere Krydderier will prepare food sent from fødevareBanken. They won’t know the ingredients ahead of time, so it will be a challenge for both eateries. The restaurants will also be challenging you with new, exciting flavors.

19th August, 5:15 – 10:00 pm

HUSET i Magstræde

Magstræde 12
1210 Købehavn K
Ticket Price: 252 DKK


List Marker: Number 3Boozy Ice Cream Bar pop-up at Balderdash

What’s better than an ice cream float? One with alcohol, obviously. Cocktail bar Balderdash is making it happen. For your ticket you get a boozy ice cream float, a coffee and a cookie from Ro Chocolate. Perfect way to end summer!

22nd – 27th August, 1:00 – 7:00 pm


Valkendorfsgade 11
1151 København K
Ticket Price: 130 DKK

3. Boozy Ice Cream Bar pop-up at Balderdash-2


List Marker: Number 4Michelin-Starred Desserts to the People

Oh, no big deal, just three full desserts from Michelin-star restaurant Søllerød Kro, plus a glass of dessert wine. Definitely a must-taste for those with a sweet tooth!

22nd August, 6:00 – 9:00 pm


Frederiksborggade 21
1360 København K
Ticket Price: 250 DKK


List Marker: Number 5Frederiksberg Harvest Feast

A long table seating 1200 people, six kinds of “food experiences” and a meal that honors the traditions of the harvest festival; all you need to do is bring your own cutlery and choose one of the experiences. You can try: food craft, wild food, new cultures, neighborliness (where local restaurants and shops on Frederiksberg Allé work together), etiquette (where you’ll get a deep-dive into manners) and kids (made by chefs with the help of kids, for kids & their parents).

26th August, 5:00 – 10:00 pm

Frederiksberg Allé

2000 Frederiksberg
Ticket Price: 175 DKK

5. Frederiksberg Harvest Feast


List Marker: Number 6Tigermom x Ivan Ramen Party

An absolute treat: Relæ sous chef Lisa Lov and world-renown chef Ivan Orkin of Ivan Ramen in New York City collaborate on a ramen pop-up. You get six courses, a cocktail, beer and cider for your ticket. Don’t miss it!

27th August, 6:00 – 11:00 pm

Jægersborggade 41

2200 København N
Ticket Price: 450 DKK


Restaurant Kronborg | Scandinavia Standard

Header image & image above is of the Smørrebrød Menu at Restaurant Kronborg. You can enjoy this traditional Danish lunch of open-face sandwiches, including delicious beer and aquavit, 26 – 28 August. Highly recommended! Find out more here!


See the rest of the program for more great events.

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Rebecca Thandi Norman

Rebecca Thandi Norman is a co-founder and Editor-in-Chief at Scandinavia Standard.