Back from Old Stockholm
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Bapopik at AOL.COM
Wed Aug 23 20:49:00 UTC 2000
I'm back from dinner in Old Stockholm. I have three minutes before this place closes at 10:30 p.m.
"Calvados" was misspelled. This internet place has me typing in the dark and I hit the wrong key on this foreign keyboard.
BANKOMAT--The tour guide read that a Swedish person invented the ATM. The ATMs were Minibanks in Norway, but they are Bankomats here. There is an R for registered trademark.
FRENCH HOT DOG--These are sold all over. In Norway, I reported on the "French Dog Dressing."
BREVANN--a drink selection in Trondheim. Vodka, banana liqueur, curacoa, sour mix, grape soda (shaken).
GUL GENSER--Another Trondheim drink. Vodka, banana liqueur, orange juice.
TRUSEFJERNER--Another Trondheim drink. Vodka, banana liqueur, lime, Sprite.
KAFFE MELANGE--Found in Trondheim, Norway. "Enkel espresso, O'boy (chocolate syrup--ed), mjelk."
IRISH COFFEE, KAFFE BENEDICTINE, KAFFE PARISIENNE, KAFFE MANDARINE-Coffee selections at the Amiralen in Stockholm, located near the national museums.
KIRSBERRY KISS--A drink at the Amiralen. Contains Kirsberry, tonic, citron.
DRINK AND DRIVE, DRINK AND GO--Non-alcoholic selections at the Amiralen. Contents weren't indicated.
DRINK A L'AMIRALEN--Champagne, cognac, apricot.
TOAST SKAGEN, SOLE WALEWSKI, FILET OF VEAL OSCAR, CLOUDBERRY PARFAIT--Some food selections at the Amiralen.
ICA Bokforlag (www.forlaget.ica.se/bok)
First edition published 1971, 14th edition 1995, fourth printing 2000
A nice "Swedish Culinary Glossary from A to O" is on pages 105-108.
Pg. 42: Sailor's Beef.
Pg. 52: Sun's Eye.
Pg. 60: Jansson's Temptation.
Pg. 86: Rice a la Malta.
Pg. 88: Hono Bread.
Pg. 90: Brogards Bread.
Pg. 90: Skane Loaf.
Pg. 96: Danish Pastry. (Swedish name given is "Wienerbroad" or Vienna bread-ed.)
Pg. 100--Princess Torte.
Pg. 104--Roslagen's Coffee.
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