Tomato and Capers pickled Herring

Serves 6 Swedes, maybe more furrengers Start a day ahead. 14 ounces matjes herring, filés or cut up in serving pieces ¾ cup chili sauce ½ cup EVOO 4 tablespoons white balsamic vinegar 3 tablespoons water 1 tablespoon honey 1 tablespoon capers brine 2 tablespoons small capers Drain the herring and place in a jar,Fortsätt läsa ”Tomato and Capers pickled Herring”

Salmon Sauce for Spaghetti

Serves 4 1 pound salmon filéts 2 – 3 lemons, juiced 2 – 3 garlic cloves, pressed 1 tablespoon honey 1 pinch cinnamon 1 pinch nutmeg 1 pinch cardamom 3 ounces butter 2 – 3 tomatoes, about ½ pound, chopped 1/4 cup whipping cream 1 tablespoon honey 1 tablespoon white balsamic vinegar ½ tablespoon EVOOFortsätt läsa ”Salmon Sauce for Spaghetti”

Pickled Mushrooms

8 ounces mushrooms, cleaned and thinly sliced 2 tablespoons white vinegar 1 tablespoon honey 1/3 cup EVOO ½ teaspoon salt 1 pinch black pepper 1 – 2 garlic cloves, pressed or finely chopped 2 – 3 tablespoons fresh parsley, finely chopped 1 tablespoon grated zest of lemon In a medium bowl, mix the all ingredients,Fortsätt läsa ”Pickled Mushrooms”

Spicy Salsa with Bell Pepper

Yields 1 pint 1 bell pepper, roasted or grilled with skin removed, cleaned and finely chopped 1 small handful fresh basil, finely chopped 2 tomatoes, with seeds removed and chopped into small cubes ½ – 1 red chilie, finely chopped 1 onion, finely chopped 2 tablespoons honey salt Mix all the chopped ingredients together. LeaveFortsätt läsa ”Spicy Salsa with Bell Pepper”

Pizza Sauce with Pizzazz

Yield: enough for one large or several smaller 1 pound crushed tomatoes 1 onion, finely chopped 1 -2 garlic cloves, pressed 1 tablespoon honey 1 tablespoon dried oregano 1 teaspoon ground cumin 1 teaspoon salt 1 pinch white pepper 3 drops Tabasco Place all the ingredients in a small pot, and let simmer for aFortsätt läsa ”Pizza Sauce with Pizzazz”

Garlic Béa

Yields about 1 pint Béa is what Swedes call Béarnaise sauce in everyday language – guess we’re too lazy to pronounce this multi-syllable word! 2 cups mayonnaise 4 tablespoons fresh tarragon, finely chopped 2 – 3 garlic cloves, pressed or finely chopped 2 teaspoons white vinegar 2 teaspoons honey Salt White pepper Mix the firstFortsätt läsa ”Garlic Béa”

Warm Pumpkin Salad with Feta Cheese

Serves 6 1 butternut squash, or sweet potatoes, at least 3 pounds, peeled and cut into small pieces 1 tablespoon EVOO ½ teaspoon cinnamon 2 tablespoons honey 4 ounces feta cheese, crumbled Salt White pepper 1 bunch fresh basil In a bowl, combine the pumpkin with the oil and the cinnamon. Coat an oven panFortsätt läsa ”Warm Pumpkin Salad with Feta Cheese”