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Norwegian sour cream and vanilla waffles with orange marmalade and cinnamon

Waffles, who can resist them? I’m not talking about those faux “Belgian” varieties you get deep-frozen at Iceland but the homemade, sweet, buttery waffles with a hint of tartness from the addition of sour cream every Norwegian grows up with. … Continue reading

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On waffles, peaches and the joys of not baking

Every kitchen should have a waffle iron. Seriously. Let me explain: I’ve been away on cheesemaking fieldwork for my anthropology dissertation and it’s hot here in the Canaries. Yes, they make cheese in the Canaries, and one of them happens … Continue reading

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God Jul…

Or for those not fluent in Norwegian:  Merry Christmas! Santa’s arrived, we’ve had some delicious panettone for breakfast and all is right with the world. It occurred to me that nary a day’s gone by this December when I haven’t cooked … Continue reading

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Sunday Brunch: Mama Johansen’s Sour Cream Waffles

Don’t you just love Sunday brunch? I could wax lyrical about the joys of lazy brunches – meals that stretch in a languid, leisurely fashion, for those who haven’t a care in the world. Brunch, to me, is the most … Continue reading

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