• Smoked Mackerel Spread

    Smoked Mackerel and Dill Spread

    Over Mother’s Day weekend I sat on the porch with Mom, embracing the fresh air of spring with a glass of gentle white wine and this Scandi-worthy appetizer. The dish took a matter of minutes to prepare yet was something…

  • Gravlax Cure

    Easy Holiday Appetizer: Gravlax

    Oh friends, how does one even start after having been silent for so long? Life is full in the real world, even if it seems quiet in the virtual one. I’ll get to the gravlax you see here in the…

  • Jarlsberg Onion Tart

    Norwegian Cheese, Onion, and Mushroom Tart

    The doorbell rings a little before 7 p.m. on a Tuesday evening each month. By now I know exactly who it is, which friend is always punctual and comes bearing a couple of bottles of wine with the food she’s brought…