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Dianne Peterson

Grand Marais, MN
North House Folk School photo of instructor, Dianne Peterson
Craig and Dianne relocated to Grand Marais from Waseca, Minnesota, where they made their own Swedish Potato sausage and demonstrated sausage making at Farmamerica, the Minnesota Agricultural Interpretive Center. With a focus on organic ingredients and healthy food products, they have been teaching classes at North House for 17+ years and have been featured in the Minneapolis Star Tribune. Over the years, they have expanded sausage offerings to include German, Italian, Mexican, American, Morroccan and Minnesota's own "North House Wild." They are currently expanding into smoking sausage.

Past Courses Offered by Dianne Peterson

Braunschweiger: Love Your Liver in the Wurst Way

Charcuterie Beyond the Basics: Traditional & Modern Methods of Meat Preservation

Hot Diggity Dog: Make Your Own Hot Dogs!

Scandinavian Holiday Baking: Making Lefse

Swedish Potato Sausage Making