Blå Porten

Meatballs (köttbullar), potatoes and lingonberries at Blå Porten in Stockholm

Best meal in Sweden so far.

Blå Porten

Forrked in Sweden

Forrked in SwedenFor most of April and May, Forrked will be posting from Sweden. **cough** There are no visa issues going on here… **cough**

In between having lots of fika, riding trams, and riding a tram while having fika (you can totally do that in Stockholm), I’ll be posting about delicious things you might want to eat if you ever travel here.

Skål! (cheers!)

School lunch sugar cookies

Sugar cookies with icing and sprinkles

I got the recipe from my mother, who works as a lunch lady and has been making and serving these cookies to thousands of students for over 20 years.

By combining butter and oil for the fat, as well as using both powdered and granulated sugars, the result is a soft, pillowy sugar cookie that melts in your mouth. Mmmm.

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sushi at Domo

beef, avocado and asparagus roll at Domo in SF (Hayes Valley)

This is my favorite non-sushi roll at one of my favorite sushi places in SF, Domo.

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mochi at Tenmatsu

kiwi mochi at Tenmatsu in SF (Financial Distrcit)

Happiness in the form of giant handmade mochi filled with fresh fruit.

San Francisco, CA (Financial District)