Arlene Stein, Chair of Terroir 2013, wants you to hang out with René Redzepi and hear his keynote address at this year’s symposium. (Click here for ticket information.) Stein announced today that the famous Danish chef, renown for his foraging and Nordic cuisine at Noma, would participate in the day long chef and restaurant workers conference on April 8 in Toronto.
Redzepi will be joining fellow Scandinavian culinary sensation Magnus Nilsson from Sweden’s Fäviken and an array of interantional chefs and food and media professionals including: Alessandro Porcelli, owner, Nordic Gourmet Tours ApS/founder, Cook it Raw, Copenhagen; Kobe Desramaults, chef/owner, In de Wulf, Belgium; Trevor Gulliver, partner, St. John, UK; JP McMahon, chef, Aniar, Ireland; Trine Hahnemann, chef/author, Denmark; Peter Templehoff, chef, The Collection by Liz McGrath, South Africa; Joe Warwick, food critic and author, The Guardian, UK; Mitchell Davis, EVP, The James Beard Foundation, US; Noah and Rae Bernamoff, owners, Mile End Delicatessen, US; Adam Mason, winemaker, Mulderbosch, South Africa; Per Anders and Lotte Jorgensen, editors, FOOL, Sweden; Padraic Og Gallagher, chef, Gallagher’s Boxty House, Ireland, and Ingrid Fetell, designer, The Aesthetics of Joy, US; and Anne Mendelson, author, The Surprising Story of Milk Through the Ages, US; among others.
Canadian guest speakers include Nick Saul, CEO, Community Food Centres Canada; Andrea Most, Associate Professor, English, American Literature and Jewish Studies, University of Toronto; Gillian Files and Brent Preston, The New Farm, Creemore; Joshna Maharaj, Chef/Culinary Activist, SickKids Hospital, Toronto; Edward Pond, photographer, Edward Pond Photography, Toronto; Paul Rogalski, chef, Rouge, Calgary, AB; Lesley Chesterman, critic, Montreal Gazette, PQ; Toby Nemeth, co-owner, Edulis, Toronto, among others.
Redzepi is also known for his own symposium, held every summer in Denmark: MAD. Here’s his introductory address to the inaugural MAD food camp in 2011…
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