Picnics Scandinavian Style

Tomorrow, June 18th, is International Picnic Day, a day we celebrate one of the greatest ways to enjoy the summer season—an outdoor picnic with friends, family, games and activities, and delicious food. June 22nd is Midsommar in Scandinavia and an excellent reason to have a picnic. (You can find out more about Midsommar in our… More Picnics Scandinavian Style

Almond Sponge Cake

Mandelkage (Denmark) or Mandelkaka (Sweden) This recipe is from The Nordic Cookbook I was asked to select a recipe from the The Nordic Cookbook  (Fäviken Chef Magnus Nilsson’s comprehensive & essential cookbook for authentic Nordic recipes) for sharing on our website. At first I chose Boiled Seal Intestines with Blubber, Crowberries and Roseroot Leaves.  Our webmaster said “No,” the Ingebretsen’s Meat… More Almond Sponge Cake

More Scandinavian Flavored Recipes

MORE SCANDINAVIAN FLAVORED RECIPES… Traditional Almond Cake Midsummer Cake Swedish Yellow Pea Soup with Pork Sigrid’s Pepperkaker Recipe Jansson’s Temptation (Janssons Frestelse) Swedish Brown Beans Millionaire Salad Salmon Rolls with Asparagus and Butter Sauce St. Lucia Buns