Arne, Stig and Frida sample traditional and gourmet meals that highlight coastal ingredients and farmed salmon. Later, the team goes island hopping on the coastline of Helgeland and meets up with the locals living on the outskirts of Scandinavia. Since no commercial flights land on these islands, travelers either arrive by boat or seaplane.
Episode Duration: 27 minutes and 14 seconds
Episode Number: 108
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PEOPLE OF THE NORTH is a new series that visits spectacular places in Scandinavia.
A team of three hosts venture to far-away places in northern Norway and the Faro Islands.
Norwegian Arne Hjeltnes takes viewers to these remote places with chef Frida Ronge, known from Swedish television and the award-winning distiller Stig Bareksten.
The trio meets up with the people who make a living from gathering, catching, and processing produce from both land and sea.
The series starts in Alta, Finnmark, the most northern county of Norway, where viewers meet Johnny Trasti, a celebrated local chef.
Along with his wife, Johnny runs a restaurant and boutique hotel by the legendary Alta River, one of the most exclusive salmon rivers in the world.
Various episodes take viewers through Sami territories to meet the indigenous people of the north and out along the Norwegian coast to the fishing villages of Kjollefjord, Soeroya, and to beautiful Lofoten.
|Sat, Dec 16||5:00 P.M.||Finnmark Plateau (Alta) NHPBS (11.1)|
|Sat, Dec 23||5:00 P.M.||Treasures from the Barents Sea (Kjollefjord) NHPBS (11.1)|
|Sat, Dec 30||5:00 P.M.||Faeroerne Islands (Faeroerne Islands) NHPBS (11.1)|
|Sat, Jan 6||5:00 P.M.||Cod from Lofoten (Holmen Lofoten) NHPBS (11.1)|
|Sat, Jan 13||5:00 P.M.||The Beautiful West (Alesund) NHPBS (11.1)|