This sauce is delicious with all kinds of things! Shrimp, chicken, sausages….there is no end to its uses!! Plus it is quick and easy to whip up in no time! Remoulade originated from France, But has been common in Scandinavia since the he end of the 19th century at least. It is particularly nice with deep fried plaice together with cucumber salad and boiled potatoes.
The recipe for one of the really classic Norwegian Christmas cookie found on mills.no
Berlin wreaths are a real Norwegian Christmas classic and are for many a must for Christmas! In my childhood home they were always one of the seven sorts of cookies my mother baked for Christmas. The cakes are small and crispy, with a beautiful sweet taste that almost melts on the tongue – Ted
A recipe for a typical sixties Norwegian weekend snack found in “Lørdagskos” (Saturday Enjoyment) published in 1967
I remember my mother serving sandwiches like these back when this book was new and fashionable. A little unusual for a boy in his early teens, but I quickly became used to it and I still make tartar sandwiches once in a while – Ted
A traditional Norwegian kake recipe found in “Nye Mesterkokken” (The New Master Chef) published by Skandinavisk Presse AS in 1974
This is a delicious dessert cake from the time when farmers made their own sour cream. There is no need for the apples in the cake, but they add a fresh fruity flavor you may have to replace by serving jams with the cake if left out.
A classic Norwegian dessert found in “Kremdager” (Cream Days) a free E-booklet published by tine.no
This unbeatable combination of port wine, chocolate and cream came into existence in 1906. That was the year when King Haakon and his queen were on their benediction tour through Norway. In Haugesund, a freshly prepared dessert was waiting for the royal couple – and this is how this dessert got its lovely name.
A classic dessert recipe from “Hverdagsmat” (Everyday Food) published by Hjemmets Kokebokklubb in 1979
The mousse can also be made with lemons. Use 1/2 – 3/4 dl lemon juice, grated lemon peel and a bit more sugar than in the orange mousse. Or make it with pineapple juice. Adjust the amount of sugar according to the sweetness of the fruit and add a little lemon juice.