creamy date snack with smoked mackerel

For the Easter menu, I had to prepare some snacks. This was a real hit, a combination of dates, Icelandic skyr and smoked mackerel. But it worked perfectly! Skyr is an Icelandic dairy product between cheese and yoghurt. I found the inspiration for the recipe on the dutch website of ekoplaza. Ingredients (for app. 20…

caramelised potatoes

Caramelized potatoes is an Islandic (or Scandinavian) recipe that might be a very interesting idea for a Christmas menu. It gives a different, festive taste to the potatoes that everyone will appreciate very much. I found it some times ago when I was making Fiskasúpa. Ingredients: 500 grams potatoes 3 tablespoons of brown sugar 1 tablespoon…

Icelandic fish soup – Fiskasúpa

Recently I was in Reykjavik, and in a newly opened “Icelandic Street Food” restaurant I had a real good shellfish soup. So I looked for a recipe for a Fiskasúpa to do this at home. Ingredients: 50 gram butter 2 smal onions, sliced finely 1 leek, slice finely 2 stalks of sellery, sliced finely 3 tomatoes,…