The Sauna Cookbook

Reading material

Finnish edition
Estonian edition

Original title: Saunakeittokirja

Published: 2014

Publisher: Tammi

Class/genre: Non-Fiction

Filled with atmospheric and vibrant photos bringing the Finnish sauna culture to life, The Sauna Cookbook includes recipes ranging from moose stew with root vegetables and stuffed whitefish to cakes and pies – all cooked using the heat of the sauna. Making use of the sauna’s hot rocks, stove and hot water in cooking is a long-standing Finnish tradition, and these recipes update old traditions for the modern palate.


Rights sold:
Original publisher: FINLAND, Tammi
ESTONIA, Pegasus
GERMANY, btb Luchterhand
HUNGARY, Corvina Kiadó

”I fell in love with this unpretentious cookbook that also includes interviews with steam aficionados and introduces us to their saunas.”
– Kauneus ja Terveys (”Beauty and Health”) magazine, Finland
”Fun activities for the cottage. Recommended!”
– Helsingin Sanomat newspaper, Finland