Food Review

Food Review

Ebelskivers with Lingonberry Jam

These Danish pancakes are more like pancake bags – fluffy, airy dough rounds filled with tart cranberry jam. The Scandinavian countries really have a way with pancakes. My first introduction was with the Swedish pancake mix From Ikea. You might balk, but this actually makes deliciously thin, pancake-like pancakes that we’d pair with lingonberry jam […]

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Swedish Breakfast

From June 5th to 11th, I visited western and southern Sweden during a trip sponsored by Visit Sweden, West Sweden Tourism Association, Skåne Tourism Association and Volvo as part of their AUTO + holidays competition. Here’s a sneak peek of something I ate during my trip. I like breakfast, but I don’t like it more […]

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Smorrebrod Sandwich

Lined up in the windows of cafes, served in specialized restaurants and packed in their own lunch boxes, sandwiches are everywhere in Denmark. They are stacked high with pickled herring, spoons of spicy horseradish cream and heaps of fresh shrimp. But forget what you think you know about sandwiches; these guys are in a completely […]

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Broccoli Rabe Sandwich

The classic striker Sandwich is prepared by stuffing the Steak cooked with the sautéed mushrooms and onions in a hollowed-out loaf of bread, seasoning it with mustard and horseradish, then wrapping it tightly and pressing it under very heavy weights overnight. The next day you get a kind of portable version of bulk Wellington, ready […]

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