Delicious Danish Dinner and Cooking Demo with Mikko, former Chef at the Finnish Embassy

Back by Popular Demand!

Chef Mikko has prepared his Nordic cuisine for ambassadors, politicians and royalty throughout the world---now, his innovative and highly celebrated dishes will be explained, demonstrated, and enjoyed by Harvard alumni.

Chef Mikko's passion for cooking began at a young age and continued to grow as he worked in his family’s renowned restaurant, Cassi in Stockholm.  He mastered his craft during his time at the prestigious Helsinki Culinary School. Right after school, Chef Mikko worked for the Finnish Ambassador to Lithuania, and later, at La Belvedere—a Michelin-rated restaurant in Annecy, France.  After leaving Europe, Chef Mikko spent 15 years as the Executive Chef for the Finnish Ambassador to the United States. During his time in D.C., Chef Mikko has cooked for a diverse audience of politicians, diplomats, and more. His dishes have received numerous national and international awards of excellence and he is often applauded for his mastery of modern Nordic cuisine.

6:30 pm   Meet and greet - Welcome drink and Nordic Canapés
7:00 pm   Demo by Chef Mikko
7:30 pm   Dinner
8:30 pm   End of event

Danish shrimp salad open face sandwich
Frikadeller (meat balls of veal and pork) with brown gravy and creamed cabbage and pickled vegetables. If you prefer fish frikadeller, please let us know)
Danish dream cake


$50 for Harvard Club members and their guests
$60 for non-members. 
Ticket includes welcome drink, canapes, dinner, and gratuity. Additional drinks will be at the expense of the participant.


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6:30PM - 8:30PM Mon 24 Jun 2019 ( Timezone: Eastern )


1636 R Street NW
Washington, DC 20009

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