CHRISTMAS ADVENT WITH GLØGG

This  coming Sunday , November the 29th, is the first Sunday of advent and many Danish families will be gathering   to celebrate that the Christmas season has arrived.  This is the first of  many parties. Families make or buy an advent decoration with four candles, one for every sunday before Christmas. Each  sunday a candle is lit and when the […]

CLASSIC COD WITH EGG, BACON AND RED BEETS

I am still writing about the most popular and classic Danish dishes. Of course, we eat fish and here is the most  popular fish in Denmark, cod. The Danes have been eating cod since the stone age and over the years different accompaniments have  been added. At the start of the 19th Century, one of […]

SPICY MEATBALLS IN CURRY SAUCE

Spicy meatballs in curry sauce, also known as boller i karry in Danish, may not seem very Danish; neither does ginger, coriander or rice. Never the less, this dish is a very  popular dish with the children of Denmark and their parents. This recipe has been improved over the years and is now considered a reasonable, nutritioust […]