• Cucumber Salad and Tomatoes

    Creamy Cucumber Salad with Yogurt and Spice

    There is a rolling continuum of the ingredients I cook with throughout the year, mounds of rhubarb in late spring toppling into the berries of summer, mingling on occasion in recipes like Nordic rhubarb and strawberry jam. In this way,…

  • Sweet-and-Sour Cucumber Salad

    Cucumber Salad for Your Scandinavian Midsummer Menu

    In the beginning of my career as a journalist, I was paying my dues as a television news writer working in the middle of the night to prepare the morning newscast. Back then I would pull into the parking lot…