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”

Nutrition Facts

Oh, for sure, sometimes you hear stuff like ”Well, sugar is sugar. Doesn’t matter if it’s from sugar beets or honey”. But no-siree, you’re wrong, you honey deniers! If you want to look at the health aspect – and you do, right? – honey is better hands down. Per 100 grams                                                 Sugar                          Honey Energy,Fortsätt läsa ”Nutrition Facts”

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”