travel + culture

A Midsummer Night’s Sandwich

Maybe it’s the midnight sun, but something has caused the residents of Helsinki to develop a curious fascination with very strange sandwiches. Cannibal, anyone?
cookbook club

Finnish Meatballs with Allspice, Sour Cream, and Lingonberries

Allspice is very popular in Finland; its taste is a combination of nutmeg, cinnamon, cloves, and black pepper. (registration required)
May 2009

Book Review: Falling Cloudberries

The very best cookbooks have the power to take you on a journey.
May 2009
cookbook club

Lingonberry or Cranberry Jam

Lingonberries make a tart, sourish jam that is delicious served with meats and game; try it alongside a baked ham.
May 2009
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