Scandinavian Food

Collection by Life in Norway • Last updated 2 hours ago

354 
Pins
 • 
5.51k 
Followers
Life in Norway
These Norwegian potato Klubb Dumplings are so tasty filling and a great way to celebrate Scandinavia. Whether it is a holiday tradition or a weeknight meal these pork-filled dumplings are worth the effort. Norwegian Cuisine, Norwegian Food, Norwegian Recipes, Appetizer Recipes, Dinner Recipes, Dinner Ideas, Appetizers, Dumpling Recipe, Food Recipes

Klubb Recipe - Norwegian Potato Dumplings

These Norwegian Klubb Dumplings are so tasty, filling, and a great way to celebrate Scandinavia. These dumplings are worth the effort.

Learn all about this real treat of Norway. Norwegian cloudberries.

Norwegian Cloudberries

Cloudberries sparkle in the swamps of Arctic Norway for a few weeks every summer. The fruit of the cloudberry plant is an amber-colored fruit that resembles raspberries and blackberries.

In simplest terms, brown cheese, or brunost as it is written in Norwegian, is a tan-coloured ‘whey cheese' with a distinctive caramel flavour. The production process is actually quite simple. The water from the whey of goat’s milk is boiled down, which caramelises the sugars. The resulting gloop is left to cool and bingo, you've got yourself some real Norwegian brown cheese.

Brunost: Norwegian Brown Cheese

One of Norway's most intriguing foods (to foreigners at least) is eaten daily by many Norwegians for breakfast, lunch, or as a snack. Norway’s national diet harks back to its days as a poor country, with a focus on preserving fish and meats in salt, lots of potatoes and simple sauces. This heritage still dominates...

Norwegian Kransekake: There is no one typical cake served at a Norwegian wedding, but there are some that are much more common than others. The best known is the spectacular kransekake, also commonly served at christmas time. A well-made kransekake is quite the sight.

Amazing Norwegian Cake

A look at the most popular traditional cakes served up in Norway. From the all-round cream cake goodness of bløtkake to the spectacular tower kransekake served at Christmas and weddings.

Juleøl is the incredibly popular Christmas beer in Norway, made by every brewery large and small. Find out more about this Norwegian christmas tradition. Scandinavian Food, Scandinavian Christmas, Christmas Beer, Norwegian Christmas, Adventure Is Out There, Christmas Traditions, Brewery, Norway, Travel Inspiration

Juleøl: The Norwegian Obsession with Christmas Beer

You can't go far in December without being offered a Norwegian Christmas beer. But what exactly is it? Norway's juleøl is a dark, rich and strong ale brewed by virtually every Norwegian brewery – from the largest mainstream breweries to the smallest microbreweries – in the run-up to the festive period. Christmas beers in bars...

What Food to Buy in Norway

Norwegian cuisine is easily accessible to visitors and new arrivals. Discover the weird and wonderful food items you can buy from a supermarket in Norway. Whether you are moving to another country or just visiting, one of the main things you have to adjust to is the local cuisine. Norway is no different in that...

Kvæfjordkake: The World's Best Cake (Verdens Beste) - North Wild Kitchen Norwegian Food, Norwegian Recipes, Norwegian Cake Recipe, Cake Recipes, Dessert Recipes, Meringue Cake, Scandinavian Food, Sliced Almonds, Sponge Cake

Kvæfjordkake: The World's Best Cake (Verdens Beste) - North Wild Kitchen

A sponge cake baked with meringue and almonds becomes the centerpiece of this delightful Norwegian cake (kvæfjordkake) filled with custard & whipped cream.

Jarlsberg Norwegian Cheese

Brown cheese is a famous Norwegian tradition, but how much do you know about the other Norwegian cheeses?

My Mother's Lefse--a tutorial for my children on how to make lefse my mom's method. Includes a video of my mom rolling out and cooking the first piece of the batch. My final recipe for Norwegian Cuisine, Norwegian Food, Best Christmas Recipes, Holiday Recipes, Best Homemade Bread Recipe, Recipe For Lefsa, Bread Recipes, Norway

My Mother's Lefse

A recipe for the soft potato flatbread beloved by Norwegians and their descendants at home and abroad. This recipe uses potato flakes for an easy, smooth dough.

The norwegian word pålegg refers to all sandwich toppings including cold cuts, sliced cheese, spreads and salads.

Pålegg: Norwegian Toppings

An everyday Norwegian word, pålegg describes the toppings and spreads that go on to open sandwiches and packed lunches. I’ve lived in Norway long enough now to understand the term pålegg (toppings Norwegians like put on a single slice of bread), but why is it such a big thing here? Let's explore the word and...

  Norway, Beef, Cheese, Brown, Food, Meat, Ox, Ground Beef, Chocolates

Norwegian Brown Cheese

One of Norway's most intriguing foods (to foreigners at least) is eaten daily by many Norwegians for breakfast, lunch, or as a snack. Norway’s national diet harks back to its days as a poor country, with a focus on preserving fish and meats in salt, lots of potatoes and simple sauces. This heritage still dominates...

Aquavit, or akevitt, is a traditional Scandinavian spirit.

All About Aquavit

Everything you ever wanted to know about aquavit, the Scandinavian water of life. Aquavit is distilled like gin but uses caraway or dill as its principal flavour. It is commonly drunk in Norway, Sweden, Denmark and Finland.

Gjetost (yay toast) - a cheese utterly unlike cheese and entirely like caramel. This is divine! Some Recipe, Recipe Using, Norwegian Food, Key Ingredient, Free Things, Scandinavian Style, Delish, Caramel, Food And Drink

Key Ingredient: gjetost

Lula Cafe's Jason Hammel tempers the sweetness of the whey cheese "with some farm funk thrown in"

For a Lighter Take on Pancakes, Make Them as the Swedish Do (Kitchn Swedish Cuisine, Swedish Dishes, Swedish Recipes, Swedish Foods, Swedish Pancakes, Pancakes Easy, Breakfast Pancakes, Donut Recipes, Brunch Recipes

For a Lighter Take on Pancakes, Make Them as the Swedish Do

·
10 reviews
·
20 minutes
·

A simple recipe for Swedish pancakes that can be topped with powdered sugar, jam, or more.

The controversial food is making a comeback. More Norwegians are eating whale meat. Norway hunts minke whales along with Japan and Iceland. Minke Whale, Scandinavian Food, Norway, Meat, How To Make

Whale Meat in Norway

Demand for whale meat in northern Norway has "exceeded all expectations" according to one sales outlet. However, Norwegian whaling remains a controversial topic on the international stage.

The cloudberry is a hard-to-find yet popular berry in northern Norway. All about Norwegian cloudberries. Scandinavian Food, Dog Food Recipes, Norway, Berries, Blackberry

Norwegian Cloudberries

Cloudberries sparkle in the swamps of Arctic Norway for a few weeks every summer. The fruit of the cloudberry plant is an amber-colored fruit that resembles raspberries and blackberries.