In Varkaus caviar is local food
There are over one hundred thousand Siberian sturgeon swimming in the ecologically friendly conditions of the production facilities of Carelian Caviar Oy. High quality Malossol fresh caviar is made from their eggs. This mouth-watering delicacy is available in restaurants or can be taken as a gift at a lower price than elsewhere. See the list of places selling caviar in Varkaus below.
Fish lovers will also enjoy the rare and delicious sturgeon offered.
In honour of the symbolic fish of the city, there is a special city festival called Sampea ja samppanjaa (Sturgeon and Champaign) in August in Itsenäisyydenpuisto park on the shore of Pirtinvirta waterway. In addition to culinary experiences, there is music and entertainment provided by top Finnish artists.
More information about this festival: Sturgeon and Champaign city festival
Places where to buy caviar in Varkaus:
tel. +358 17 579 011
Sepon Lihatori Oy
Ahlstöminkatu 16, Varkaus
tel. +358 40 839 7963