Stockholm, photo by Michelle Maria under CC BY 3.0
Stockholm, photo by Michelle Maria under CC BY 3.0

Stockholm: Know the food and restaurant list that Andrew Zimmern mentions in Delicious Destinations

Bizarre Foods, Delicious Destinations Stockholm: Here are all of the restaurants chosen by Andrew Zimmern and his crew on his chose to enjoy when they visited the Swedish capital.

NOTE: If you’re going to Stockholm, why not check out The Magic of Traveling’s article on 3-day Stockholm itinerary?

DISH –  Herring – Delicious Destinations Stockholm

WHAT IS IT?

In every typical Swedish buffet, you cannot miss this delicious fish. Herring abounds both in the North Sea and in the Baltic, so the Swedes have consumed them since the Middle Ages, keeping it pickled for storage and transport. Its preparation may vary, but usually includes mustard, onion, garlic, and dill. It is served with boiled potatoes, sour cream, chopped scallions, hard cheese, sometimes hard-boiled eggs, and of course, crusty bread.

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WHERE TO FIND IT?

Hjerta Restaurant
Norra Brobänken, 111 49 Stockholm, Sweden

NOTE:

This restaurant is now permanently closed.

DISH –  Swedish meatballs

WHAT IS IT?

Swedish meatballs are one of the most famous traditional Swedish dishes. They’re usually made of minced meat and seasoned breadcrumbs covered with meat sauce. They’re accompanied by mash, a sweet sauce of red cranberries, and sliced ​​cucumbers.

WHERE TO FIND IT?

Meatballs For the People

30 Nytorgsgatan, Stockholm 116 40, Sweden

DISH –  Kanelbullar

WHAT IS IT?

Kanelbullar is one of the most typical sweet dishes in Sweden. The kanelbullar is ideal to accompany coffee.

These Swedish buns are similar to cinnamon rolls. They have a peculiar shape and the aroma of cardamom dominates. The dough is also made without eggs, keeping the kanelbullar lighter and fluffier.

WHERE TO FIND IT?

Restaurant Tössebageriet

Karlavägen 77, 114 49 Stockholm, Sweden

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DISH –  Toast Skagen – Delicious Destinations Stockholm

WHAT IS IT?

Toast Skagen is basically an open-face sandwich. The most common combination offers prawns and lox combined with mayonnaise, egg, dill, caviar, etc. Most restaurants offering toast skagen will have many more options!

WHERE TO FIND IT?

Lisa Elmqvist

Östermalms Saluhall, 114 39 Stockholm, Sweden

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DISH –  Pea soup and pancakes – Delicious Destinations Stockholm

WHAT IS IT?

It’s a soup made of yellow peas and is simmered for hours with pork, brown mustard and thyme. It’s served alongside pancakes with berry jam and whipped cream.

WHERE TO FIND IT?

Riche

Birger Jarlsgatan 4, 114 34 Stockholm, Sweden

DISH –  Jansson temptation – Delicious Destinations Stockholm

WHAT IS IT?

Jansson temptation is a dish that consists of a mixture of potatoes with anchovies, onion, and cream, all served in a tart dough. It is a dish that is served at Christmas Dinner.

WHERE TO FIND IT?

Hjerta Restaurant

Norra Brobänken, 111 49 Stockholm, Sweden

NOTE:

This restaurant is now permanently closed.

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