Pancake with smoked salmon and lemon butter

When New Year’s Eve is over, we just want to relax and eat a casual breakfast or maybe even a brunch.  A brunch is good solution when you get up late and combine breakfast with lunch. Some may want pandcakes and others are fine with eating leftovers from the day before. A pancake with smoked salmon and […]

New Year’s Sole with Mussels and Saffron Sauce

Many Danes like to eat fish for New Year’s Eve after eating port and duck at Christmas time. Here is my suggestion for a delicious and light dinner to ring the New Year in with.                             SOLE WITH MUSSELS AND SAFFRON SAUCE    Serves […]

DANISH CHRISTSMAS COOKIES

Christmas is just a few days away. Everyone has been busy planning, shopping,and  decorating  the last few weeks. Although the house is packed with food, most Danish housewifes have a tittle extra time to bake some cookies at the last minute. Vanilla rings are the Classic and most loved Danish cookie. Years ago, this cookie was made […]

CHRISTMAS MARZIPAN CAKE

Chirstmas Eve, the 24th of December, is the day the Danes celebrate Christmas. Many Danes attend a church service early in the afternoon and rush home to prepare  Christmas dinner. Many  Danes eat Pork Roast with Cracking with Glazed Sugar Potatoes and Red Cabbage. I wrote about this last year so if you want to see the recipe, […]

SALT-CURED VEAL WITH PEAR SALAD

Today is the first day of December and the Christmas season with all of it’s parties have started. The Dane drink a lot of snaps, also known as aquavit at this time of the year. We use it also to marinate food. Here is an interesting and different appetizer for a dinner party, a main course for […]