Funen specialities

Culinary experiences in Funen

Denmark's garden island is a fantastic place to visit for those who love their food! Fresh produce is readily available across the region and you can also sample traditional Danish dishes on your way.

Produce from the source

Funen is a green and fertile island with many orchards producing not only wonderful fruit but also delicious juice. You can often buy farm produce directly from the source, at roadside booths, a particular characteristic of Funen. 

Regional delicacies

Smoked cheese is a speciality of Funen, which consists of soured milk that is drained of whey and smoked over oat straws and stinging nettles. Served on proper dark rye bread with radishes, it is a little taste of heaven and a delicacy not to be missed.


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Funen (Fyn) is Denmark's second largest island, and you can instantly see why it is called Denmark’s garden island, with its gently rolling hills, orchards, hedgerows and half-timbered farmhouses.