Pop up dinner 2017: White Rabbit In this years pop up dinner 2017 we actually got Chefs from White Rabbit Family visiting us. White Rabbit lies in Moscow and is currently on the 23. Place on World 50s best restaurant-list. It is also featured in the Third season of the Netflix series "Chef's Table" (S3E2). We were really proud to have Vitaly Istomin and Artem Losev coming to Cook With us for a week, and we had to amazing evenings With recipes based on old traditional russian cuisine.
2019-01-07T16:21:01+00:00 October 10th, 2017|
Filming With Tina Nordström The famous Chef Tina Nordström and her crew was at Svalbard in the end of May filming for her New TV-show, "Tina i fjällan" ("Tina in the Mountains). They needed a Kitchen for location and asked us, which we were quick to say yes to. Interesting days assisting the crew and spending time With such a great Chef!
Eurovision Party Saturday, May 13, the international final of Eurovision Song Contest was held in Kiev, Ukraina, and we held Our first Eurovison Party at Gruvelageret. The final was shown on a big screen, and the guests were dress in glittering and Sparkling clothes. We served Food from the hosting countra Ukraine, on the menu was Borsch-Soup, Kiev chicken and blinis. We gave out prizes for best costume and for voting closest to the final result. This was such a fun night and we already look forward to next year!
A tribute to Adolf Lindstrøm February 17 we had a special evening at Gruvelageret. We made a menu based on the recipes from Adolf Henrik Lindstrøm. Lindstrøm was Chef on the most famous Norwegian expeditions, together with Norwegian heroes like Nansen, Amundsen and Sverdrup. He was known for his good mood and his way to make food light up the day, even when they are stuck in the ice for several years. We made a 4 course menu, and our own owner Steve was the Chef of the day, dressed up as Lindstrøm and serving us amazing courses, like soup with mosk ox and fish prepared like they did in the ice. Author Jan [...]
2019-01-07T16:26:34+00:00 February 23rd, 2017|
Polar Jazz Concert with Øystein Greni In february 2017 we again had a concert at Gruvelageret during the Polar Jazz Festival; the Norwegian singer Øystein Greni entertained over 100 guests. Greni is known from the Norwegian band BigBang and has been very influential in Norwegian rock. The guests walked up to Gruvelageret with flaming torches lighting up the road in the dark. Greni gave us a beautiful intimate concert that was heartfelt, charming and mesmerizing.
2019-01-07T16:27:27+00:00 February 23rd, 2017|
Pop up dinner October 14-15 After almost a year planning, finally with could great Robert Sandberg and Sebastian Lopez when they arrived Longyearbyen for our pop up-dinner the weekend October 14-15. Both have experience from several Michelin-star restaurant such as Maaemo and Frantzen. Robert Sandberg came directly from Greece where he had won Junior-VM: Young Chef of the Year. It was an amazing and valuable experience for the kitchen to cooperate with two so talented Chefs and the guests had an experience out of the ordinary with exciting flavors and an exquisite menu. We wish Robert Sandberg and Sebastian Lopez all the best for future events and hope to see them back in Longyearbyen some other time. [...]
2019-01-07T16:29:57+00:00 December 19th, 2016|