the edible country
Here, local and organic food is cherished and Småland’s nature is often used to inspire local menus. Taste the flavours outdoors or at a local restaurants.
The Edible Country tables in Småland
You’ll find one deep in the forest, standing on the soft moss, right by Asa Herrgård (manor), and the other by Wallby Säteri on the edge of Skirö lake. Far from stress and everyday life, the tables are situated in the midst of nature either surrounded by conifers with the sky its ceiling at Asa Herrgård, or by beautiful meadows and billowing pastures right by the lake at Wallby Säteri. You cook your meal on site and the seasonal ingredients are found right there in the forest, on the meadows, and in the lake. Mushrooms, berries, herbs, and fish are some of the delicacies you’ll find, sometimes with a little help from the manors kitchen. Book a guide, a chef, a canoe, or maybe a horse to take you to the clearing where the table awaits. In fact, book an entire restaurant to come to the table – just for you. Reserve your seat right now!
Asa Herrgård and the Table
A couple of kilometers from Asa Herrgård (Manor) you’ll find this table standing on the soft moss. This is where your forest adventure begins. You recieve a cooking kit containing everything you need to cook your food outdoors. Asa is located far from the highways and is one of the quitest places in the area.
Wallby Säteri and the Table
The table at Wallby säteri is located in the very center of Småland. Situated on the edge of beautiful Skirö lake, a little over an hour’s drive from any of the region’s three main cities: Jönköping, Kalmar, and Växjö. Book a table and recieve a cooking kit containing everything you need to prepare your meal in the very beautiful surroundings of Wallby Säteri.
Visit Sweden - The Edible Country
To create an accessible alternative to unhealthy foods and an inactive lifestyle, we turned to four of Sweden’s Michelin-starred chefs. Together, we transformed the whole country into a do-it-yourself gourmet restaurant. Because in Sweden, delicious healthy food is just around the corner – in our nature. Welcome to Sweden, now open for reservations.
More culinary and nature experiences - enjoy a taste of Småland!
We start by packing supplies and heading along a beautiful nature trail to our food studio in the woods. For 3-4 hours, we create a 3 course meal.
The Wallby’s Table – Swedish Traditions.
The table at Wallby Manor is set after season – either outdoors down by the lake under the stars, or in the dining room dating back to the 1880s.
Exclusive Gourmet Experience
Michelin starred Restaurant PM & Vänner will present a tasting menu wine pairing at the table on the theme "Forest, lake and meadow". Pure luxury!
Little Rock Lake Zipline
In dense forests you find Europe´s largest zipline with Restaurant Fine Forest. Book your adventure online and a great, local meal is included.
Korrö Health & Gourmet tours
Silence, tranquility, and glittering lakes greet you here in the deep forest where the rustic table awaits.
Enjoy a meal in the Västervik Archipelago
Crayfish - a genuine Småland tradition
Småland has a long tradition of fishing for the delicious shellfish, whether the fishing has taken place in Vättern, in smaller lakes or streams.
Stay in the midst of nature and eat like royalty
The table in Asa is available Tuesdays and Thursdays May - September
Flavours of Småland
The flavours of Småland include the traditional specialties ostkaka, isterband and lingonsylt. Here you can learn more about them!
In Småland, green food is at the centre. Locally grown produce is preferred and you can find urban cultivations as well as farm shops on the countryside.
Typical drinks from Småland include apple must, beer from micro breweries and lingonberry squash.