Local Food and Karelian kitchen

Welcome to the world of local flavors

Whit us you will enjoy golden butter on rye bread, crisp on the outside and soft from the inside, fish, pies in many forms, and long stewed root vegetables. 
Would you also like to learn how to bake Karelian pies?

From guesthouse to guesthouse Finnish cuisine tour

During this tour you get to know more about Finnish cuisine not to forget also to familiarize yourself with the Finnish culture and the locals. The...
1200€/person/7 nights, 8 days

Guesthouse to Guesthouse Karelia à la carte Sauna Tour

From Guesthouse to Guesthouse sauna adventure with delicacies

Island journey to Kynsisaari-island

Beautiful Pielinen. The trip is suitable for the whole family

The Karelian Pasty Workshop

Karelian pasties or pies are to Finnish food tradition what pizzas are to Italian. Authentic thin-crust, hand-made Karelian pies can be found all over...

Experience Open Fire Cooking

On the Karu Open Fire Cooking course, you will learn different ways of cooking food over an open fire


Karelia à la carte
This cookbook was created in the kitchen of Pihlajapuu Inn.

Price: 20 €