EXPERIENCE THE BEST OF NORDIC CUISINE IN COPENHAGEN
Copenhagen will be a gastronomic hot pot from 24 August to 2 September when the Danish capital celebrates its Nordic culinary heritage during Copenhagen Cooking festival
The festival is a tribute to the Danish and Nordic cuisine and the official opening is sponsored by Copenhagen-based travel site Momondo (www.momondo.co.uk).
"Momondo and Copenhagen Cooking fit each other perfectly. We are both from Copenhagen and have a huge interest in the Nordic region and its vibrant gastronomic scene. Copenhagen Cooking will showcase the best of the Nordic kitchen and the Copenhagen restaurant scene", says Maria Kristensen Bech, Head of Copenhagen Cooking.
Momondo recently published the book ‘Copenhagen from Noma + Momondo', where the staff at Noma, (ranked as the Best Restaurant in World), share their favourite places in Copenhagen.
At Copenhagen Cooking's opening ceremony Rene Redzepi, head chef at Noma will be awarded ‘Copenhagen Ambassador Honorary Award' for his extraordinary contribution to the Nordic cuisine and Copenhagen. HRH Princess Marie is projector for Copenhagen Cooking and the Danish princess will also attend the opening ceremony on 24 August.
To celebrate its commitment with Copenhagen Cooking, Momondo is offering two VIP tickets to the opening ceremony and a €700 travel voucher to Copenhagen. On 15 August Momondo will draw one winner of the prize, amongst all subscribers of Momondo's newsletter. To enter subscribe to the Momondo newsletter at www.momondo.co.uk.
For further information:
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About Copenhagen Cooking
Copenhagen Cooking (www.copenhagencooking.com) is a tribute to the Danish and Nordic cuisine, culinary traditions and excellent ingredients. During the festival there are over a hundred gastronomic events around Copenhagen dedicated to the Nordic cuisine. Copenhagen Cooking's opening ceremony is held in the Royal Library, known as the Black Diamond, in Copenhagen and the guests will be served gastronomic surprises, locally produced bobbles and Copenhagen Cooking's signature beer 'Salty Ocean Weed'.
Travel search engine www.momondo.com searches more than 700 travel sites and compares the best offers on flights, hotels and car rental. In addition to offering online search, Momondo provides user-generated city guides and is one of the largest publishers of print guidebooks in Denmark. Momondo was founded in 2006 and has been recommended by international media such as the New York Times, CNN, NBC, CBS, The Daily Telegraph, The London Sunday Times as well as the legendary travel guru Arthur Frommer. In 2012, Momondo won a flight comparison test by Stiftung Warentest, Germany's independent product and services review. Momondo's mobile applications til iPhone and Android are available for free on http://itunes.apple.com/gb/app/momondo-flight-search/id436736538?mt=8