Announcing North Coast Nosh VI at the American Swedish Institute

Kate NG Sommers / Kate NG Sommers /Becca Dilley / Heavy Table

The sixth edition of the North Coast Nosh sip and sample takes place Oct. 13 at the American Swedish Institute’s new Nelson Cultural Center. We can’t wait to welcome our guests and introduce them to our largest lineup of purveyors yet: more than 30 bakers, brewers, cheesemakers, and more from Minnesota and Wisconsin.


The secret behind the Nosh is simple: We fight to ensure that guests and purveyors have a great experience. That means we limit the number of tickets sold and we hand select the purveyors to feature the best of creative, local food. Guests can sample freely and comfortably, and purveyors can actually meet our guests and talk about their food and drink.


The exact mix always varies, but expect artisan cheese, craft beer, lovingly created baked goods and candies, fine charcuterie, and some creative and playful newcomers. A full list of participants will be listed on our site. By the time you’ve left the event, you will have enjoyed an edible snapshot of the best the Upper Midwest has to offer.


No. Your ticket allows you access to sample all of the food and drink on site, generally one bite-sized morsel at a time. Purveyors pay no fee to participate. Money raised from ticket sales supports our non-profit partner (in this case, the American Swedish Institute) and the Heavy Table’s mission of documenting food and drink in the Upper Midwest.

We’ll see you at the Nosh!

North Coast Nosh VI at the American Swedish Institute’s Nelson Cultural Center
Saturday, October 13, 5-8pm, 2600 Park Ave S, Minneapolis, MN

Ticket price includes free samples of food and drink; attendees must be 21 years of age or older and have valid ID. Paper tickets will be sent by mail, cost of postage is included in ticket price.

Purchase tickets for $25 ($20 with Zombie Pub Crawl wristband) at the door tonight (Oct. 13) at the American Swedish Institute.

Confirmed Vendors for North Coast Nosh VI (out of 30+ expected)*:
10,000 Licks
Alemar Cheese Company
Bliss Granola
Caves of Faribault
Cedar Summit Farm
Chowgirls Killer Catering
The Cookie Cart
Corner Table
Crave Brothers Farmstead Cheese
Gai Gai Thai
Gamle Ode Dill Aquavit
Golden Fig
Joia Soda
Kalona SuperNatural
Lift Bridge Brewery
Lucid Brewing
Modern Cafe
Patisserie 46
Peace Coffee
Poor Boy Candy
Roastery 7
Saint John’s Abbey
The Sample Room
Seven Sundays Granola
Seward Co-op
Shepherd’s Ridge Creamery
Swedish Crown Bakery
Treat Bake Shop
Verdant Tea
Wild Run Salmon

*Final lineup is usually close to expected lineup, but vendors may be added or deleted as circumstances dictate.

Past Heavy Table Events

February 9, 2010: From Open Flames to Sous Vide: A Dinner
February 17, 2010: Heavy Table First Anniversary Party
June 10, 2011: North Coast Nosh
September 30, 2011: North Coast Nosh II
January 20, 2012: North Coast Nosh III
April 14, 2012: North Coast Nosh IV
August 17, 2012: North Coast Nosh V

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