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The Danes and their bread

Have you ever entered a Danish bakery and felt a bit lost when faced with shelf after shelf of bread and cakes in all shapes, …

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Eat your way to a larger vitamin D intake

Other than taking a vitamin D supplement, you could try to look at your diet and select foods that are rich in vitamin D. The …

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Food

Treat yourself to Danish caviar called stenbiderrogn

Danish caviar, Stenbiderrogn, is a real treat and a small luxury Danes enjoy either in the late winter or early spring. The season has started …

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Food

What’s for dinner tonight?

Want to have a go’ at cooking the nordic way? Find inspiration in the latest addition to nordic and scandinavian cooking books in  The Nordic Cook …

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FoodShopping

Get enough C Vitamin – put in small fruit pauses during the day

As the greyness of this winter may start taking its toll on you, remember that it is important to stock-up on C-vitamin. It is not …

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Food

How to source vegetables other than Danish cabbage during the winter

If you are used to lovely fresh and tasty vegetables (and fruit) all year round shopping what you are used to may be a challenge …

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Food

The Fastelavnsbolle – a must have winter treat

Now is the time to have a great big heavy bun of Danish pastry filled with cream or whipped cream and chocolate icing on top. …

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ChristmasShopping

What to send home for Christmas?

This year you may be sending your gifts for family and friends. But what to buy ? You want something that travels easily, is lightweight, …

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Going Christmas shopping? Don’t forget your BYTTEMÆRKE!

It’s that time of the year when homes, shops and streets are beautifully decorated; and many of you are planning your Christmas gift shopping. If …

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Explore the rich and historic retail heritage of Copenhagen

Copenhagen is changing; old shops have closed to leave room for  multinational luxury brands. Despite this, you can still find a few shops that remain …

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FoodYour Danish Post

Fjordrejer … a summer delicacy

If you have noticed the really small pink shrimps served on white bread with a slice of lemon, then you have found the Danes’ preferred …

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Why are there no hypermarkets in Denmark?

You may have been surprised to be unable to find the international hypermarket giants such as Walmart, Carrefour or Tesco in Denmark. The article continues …

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