Thursday January 29, 2009
It's happened. Finally (but I hope not irrevocably).
I've burned out on chocolate.
Chocolate ranks right up there with coffee as the rocket fuel that keeps me going during the dark days ... Read More
Thursday January 22, 2009
On the first Friday after January 19th, Icelanders gather to celebrate the Nordic feast of Thorrablot (Ţorrablót), enjoying traditional smoked and preserved foods washed down with generous amounts of brennivin ... Read More
Thursday January 15, 2009
If you're lucky enough to be in the Minneapolis area on the third Saturday of every month through April, give yourself a treat and check out the Winter Foods Market ... Read More
Thursday January 8, 2009
Water, water, everywhere …
In a few weeks, Icelanders will celebrate their rich Norse heritage with the feast of Thorrablot, when people gather to drink strongly alcoholic brennivin and sample ... Read More
Friday January 2, 2009
One of my primary resolutions this year is to more consistently follow the Swedish cooking proverb, "Man tager vad man haver"- to take what I already have on hand, using ... Read More