SAAGA'S LAPPISH CHRISTMAS BUFFET
Genuine flavours from Lapland’s nature
At Lappish Restaurant Saaga you will find the magic atmosphere and flavours of Lapland in the middle of Helsinki. Clean northern nature creates a perfect substrate for animals and plants, which is why we at Saaga only use pure Lappish and Finnish natural products.
Rich Lappish Buffet is served evenings starting from 2. December until 21st of December. Between 9. and 21. December the buffet is served Mon-Fri also during lunchtime starting from 11.30 hrs
Saaga’s Christmas Buffet 52,00 €/person
Baltic herring flavoured with juniper berries
Garden angelica marinated herring
Roe of Lappish whitefish, red onion and sour cream on rye bread button
Terrine of smoked fish, Christmas mustard sauce
Cold smoked salmon and dill-cucumber
Elk pâté and sweet onion compote
Roasted rump steak of reindeer and honey marinated forest mushrooms
Smoked lamb and caramelized apple
Saaga’s reindeer salami
Warm smoked reindeer tongue
Flatbread roll stuffed with cold smoked reindeer
Fresh lettuce and spruce shoot vinaigrette,
Saaga’s rye croutons, linseeds and dried onion
Traditional northern milk-cap salad
Finnish beetroot salad flavoured with pine tar syrup, served with sour cream foam
Boiled potatoes and dill butter
From the bread table:
Räihä’s flatbread homemade barley bread and crisp bread
Churned butter, frothy butter flavoured with juniper and herb cream cheese
Traditional sautéed reindeer with mashed potatoes, sugared lingonberries and pickled cucumber
Game sausage and Saaga’s Christmas mustard
Warm smoked Arctic char, Lappish accompaniment, butter sauce with garden angelica
Lappish cheese and cloudberry jam
Homemade marmalades of Lappish berries
Christmas chocolate flavoured with mulled wine, ginger biscuits
Cranberry pudding and caramel sauce
Wine recommendations for the Buffet Menu:
Our house wines come from over 250-year-old Austrian Esterházy vineyard.
These quality wines are served only in A&S Restaurants.
Welschriesling Classic, Esterházy, Burgenland, Austria 7,40/12 cl, 46,00/bottle
Dry, slightly spicy with nice acidity, lively whole with excellent fruitiness.
Blaufränkisch Classic, Esterházy, Burgenland, Austria 7,40/12 cl, 46,00/bottle
Medium-bodied, notes of dark berries, vigorous and earthy .
Beerenauslese Classic, Esterházy, Burgenland, Austria (0,375 l) 11,80/8cl, 54,00/bottle
Sweet, ripe and dry fruits, honey, balanced acidity.
Pre-order a unique memory for your party - Lappish Kuksa mugs with name engravings!
21,00 €/ schnapps size mug & 30,50 €/ coffee cup size mug (incl. name engraving)