The Great Finnish Bread Bake-Off

May 18, 2019 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Troy Elementary School
44 School St
Troy, NH 03465
Historical Society of Cheshire County
(603) 352-1895

If you haven’t had a slice of Finnish cardamom bread with your morning cup of coffee, you haven’t lived! The Historical Society of Cheshire County and the Finnish Heritage Society-Sovittaja invite the general public to its third annual Great Finnish Bread Bake-off on Saturday, May 18 at the Troy Elementary School.

Visitors will have the opportunity to taste-test varieties of nisu and pull bread. Admission comes with a ballot allowing the public to vote for their favorite recipe. Beverages will be available as well as bread-making tips, demonstrations, and music. Admission is $10 for adults and kids under 18 are free.

Proceeds from the event support the Historical Society’s educational programming, which is dedicated to celebrating the variety of cultures and talents that make up Cheshire County. Those interested in becoming a contestant are asked to the Society’s website at for registration forms and bake-off rules. Deadline to enter is May 10, 2019. For more information contact: Historical Society of Cheshire County at 603/352-1895 or