Tareq Taylor, a chef and TV-personality from Sweden visited Soomaa for filming new series for his highly popular show, “Tareq Taylor’s Nordic Cookery”, broadcasted in over 100 countries all over the world.
Tareq had a smoke sauna in Karuskose, went canoeing and bogshoeing, picked cranberries and guelder-rose berries. He cooked pike at Riisa Rantso Guesthouse and cider braised pork with chantarelles, apples and Yorkshire pudding at Tori-Jõesuu Siidritalu.
“Miesai un Garam IK”
(For the Body and Soul)
LATVIAN TRADITIONAL PIRTS* (BATHHOUSE) RITUALS
Latvian traditional pirts is known as wet bathhouse, where one gets use of the hot air, moisture (steam), water and plants as they work on human organism.
On Friday evening we arrived at Homestay Erikasmäe Torppa, our host was Isa Martens.
It was agreed earlier that our first visit would be to an enterprise called „Takaladon Liha&Kala“.