All posts tagged "norway"

  • Norway also boasts the world’s longest tunnel

    The longest tunnel in the world extends 15.2 miles (24.5 km) between the cities of Laerdal and Aurland in western Norway. Known as the Lærdal Tunnel (or Lærdalstunnelen in Norwegian), the tunnel’s construction lasted five years and...

    • Posted May 11, 2015
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  • Norwegian Rhubarb Cake

    Norwegian Rhubarb Cake Adopted from Norwegian National Recipes Ingredients: 1/2 stick butter (1/4 cup), melted 1/3 cup milk 2 eggs 1 cup sugar 1 1/4 cups all purpose flour 1 1/2 teaspoons baking powder 1 large stalk...

    • Posted May 11, 2015
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  • Slottsstek – Norwegian Pot Roast

    Slottsstek – Norwegian Pot Roast Ingredients: 2 tbsp butter 2 tbsp vegetable oil 4 lbs beef (round, rump, or chuck roast) 2 onions, sliced 3 tbsp flour 3 tbsp dark molasses 4 tbsp white vinegar 2 cups...

    • Posted May 11, 2015
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  • Norwegian Lefse

    Norwegian Lefse Ingredients: 1.2 kg /2.64 pounds potatoes (can work with reconsituted powdered potato apparently!) 30 g/1 oz butter 1 tablespoon heavy cream 1 teaspoon salt 1 tablespoon white sugar 120g/4ozs all-purpose flour plus more for rolling...

    • Posted May 11, 2015
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  • Bløtkake – Norwegian Birthday Cake

    Bløtkake – Norwegian Birthday Cake Ingredients: For the cake: 3 large eggs separated and at room temperature 1½ cup sugar 2¼ cups cake flour 3 tsp. Baking powder 1 tsp. salt ⅓ cup + 1 tbs vegetable...

    • Posted May 11, 2015
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  • Celebrate Syttende Mai, Norway’s Constitution Day, at Vesterheim Museum

    DECORAH, Iowa — Vesterheim, the national Norwegian-American museum and heritage center, will celebrate Syttende Mai, Norway’s “Constitution Day,” Saturday, May 16, with a traditional Children’s Parade, Nordic Dancers, a Foot-Notes street dance, concerts by Decorah Youth choirs,...

    • Posted May 11, 2015
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  • Norwegian-American Chamber of Commerce invites you to this year’s Syttende Mai Celebration Gala

    Together with the Royal Norwegian Embassy, Sons of Norway, Norwegian Society, Lakselaget DC, Den norske dameklubben and The Norwegian Church Service in Washington, The Norwegian-American Chamber of Commerce invites you to take part in celebrating Norway’s Constitution...

    • Posted May 11, 2015
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  • Kvikk Lunsj Cupcakes

    Kvikk Lunsj Cupcakes Ingredients: For the cupcakes – 360g (3 cups) flour 360g (1¾ cups) sugar 60g (1/2 cup) unsweetened cocoa powder 1 teaspoon baking soda ½ teaspoon salt 150g (about 1 cup if you use the...

    • Posted May 11, 2015
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  • Kanelsnurrer – Norwegian Cinnamon Twist Buns

    Kanelsnurrer – Norwegian Cinnamon Twist Buns They’re wonderfully Norwegian, wonderfully delicious and wonderfully cinnamon-ey. And they’re also pretty cute! Ingredients: 1 kg (9 cups) white flour ½ l. (17 oz.) cold whole milk 150 g. (3/4 cup)...

    • Posted May 11, 2015
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  • Celebrate 17th of May with Nordkap Lodge, Sons of Norway

    Parade around noon, hot dogs, ice cream, games. Wear your bunad for the bunad show and bring a Norwegian dessert if you can. Sunday, May 17, 2015 at the Swedish Club, 22398 Ruth Street, Farmington Hills, Michigan....

    • Posted May 11, 2015
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