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Copenhagen Food Scene

By Carolyn Eddie | Aug 10, 2018 | 9 Comments
Food at Barr, Copenhagen

Food recommendations The food scene in Copenhagen is amazing. And it just keeps getting better.  In the last few months, two new outdoor food markets have opened, at least three new waterside dining options have appeared and, finally, vegetarian and vegans are getting some love. […]

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Quick and Easy Appetizers Part One

By Carolyn Eddie | Jul 15, 2018 | 0 Comments
Seafood Salad with caviar on endive

Cocktail Hour – the best bit! Personally, I love the drinks and appetizers part of the evening. The bit before dinner, when everyone is arriving and mingling.  In our house, cocktail hour tends to be a relaxed, drawn out affair, leaving some guests a little […]

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Another Fabulous Salmon Recipe – Poached Salmon

By Carolyn Eddie | Jul 10, 2018 | 1 Comment
Poached Salmon

Repost from 2015! Poached salmon is a fabulous dish for summer. A whole poached salmon is an impressive centrepiece and can be made ahead of time. I have great pleasure in giving you an updated post from a few years ago. There is recipe for […]

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Salad Niçoise with roasted Salmon

By Carolyn Eddie | Jul 9, 2018 | 0 Comments
Salad Niçoise with Roasted Salmon

Salad Niçoise – Classic French Dish (apologies if you have seen this already, trying to test my website, as it seems to have stopped sending emails properly, if you receiving this for the first time love to hear from you) Salad Niçoise is a classic […]

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Classic Victoria Sponge

By Carolyn Eddie | Jul 6, 2018 | 0 Comments
Victoria sponge made by the fabulous Teresa

Victoria Sponge A Victoria Sponge is a classic British cake, named for Queen Victoria who was known to enjoy a slice of cake with her afternoon cup of tea. It was a patriotic cake, created to celebrate a fabulous new invention, baking powder! The one […]

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Adventures in Norway! Bergen, Trolltunga and Fjordic Cuisine

By Carolyn Eddie | Jun 7, 2018 | 15 Comments
Trolltunga

Bergen, Trolltunga and Fjordic Cuisine Last year we travelled to Norway, land of mountains, trolls and fjords. We split our time between Bergen, on the coast and Odda, our base for hiking up to the instagram worthy ‘Trolltunga’ or Troll’s Tongue. We also discovered Lystveret, […]

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Plum or Rhubarb and Strawberry Crumble or Apple and Berry Crumble (really whatever you have lying around)

By Carolyn Eddie | Jun 4, 2018 | 2 Comments
Crumble

Crumble update I am starting to go back to my old recipes and update them, and what better place to start  than with a crumble, or crisp as they would say in America? A little curt! When I was catering full-time in America, my blog […]

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Day trips from Copenhagen by Car

By Carolyn Eddie | May 31, 2018 | 13 Comments
Fraser at Mons Klint

The Places you can go, from Copenhagen, by Bike, Train and Car. The final instalment – by Car! I have already posted about day trips from Copenhagen by bike. It is not a full list but a starting point. Even since I wrote the post […]

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Day Trips from Copenhagen by Train

By Carolyn Eddie | May 24, 2018 | 10 Comments
Cute Danish House

Out and about in Denmark by train We have done many fun day trips from Copenhagen by train and car and bike. I have already posted about day trips from Copenhagen by bike. This post is about day trips from Copenhagen by train. Some places […]

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Royal Wedding Lemon and Elderflower Cupcakes

By Carolyn Eddie | May 19, 2018 | 2 Comments
Royal Wedding Lemon and Elderflower Cupcakes

Royal Wedding Cake Just in time I have thought to make Royal Wedding Lemon and Elderflower Cupcakes. Living in Copenhagen, I have not been so caught up in the Royal Wedding. Obviously, I have read about the dress, the family, the comparisons to previous royal […]

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