On Monday, Kvitnes farm in Nordland county, Northern Norway, received the award for being the best Nordic Food Destination in 2021 at the Embla Nordic Food Awards.
The Nordic Farmer’s Council is responsible for Embla Nordic Food Awards with the support from the Nordic Council of Ministers. The aim is to promote Nordic food culture and increase interest outside the Nordic Region.
“Visitors seeking originality in the north will be given an exclusive experience. The winner is preparing and serving local food based on a circular economy and holistic land management and farming. The winner is making people in the north proud of what they can produce and is an inspiration for other destinations in northern locations”, the award jury writes.
“We are happy, proud and humble!”, Kvitnes farm comments on Facebook.