Scandinavian Shrimp and Avocado Salad

Scandinavian Shrimp and Avocado Salad

Scandinavian Shrimp and Avocado Salad Yum, yum, yum, this is one of my all-time favourite appetizers; in fact this has been a part of my request for my birthday dinner ever since I was little. Mike’s stepdad brought us some baby shrimp from the east coast (oh man are...
Danish Cucumber Salad

Danish Cucumber Salad

Danish Cucumber Salad The first time I had this salad was when I was younger, my mother’s Danish friend made this and I loved it!  I hope this recipe makes her proud! Pickling Juice: 1 Cup sugar (white, granulated) 1 Cup white vinegar 1 Cup water 1 tbsp whole...
Scandinavian Salade Nicoise with Poached Chicken

Scandinavian Salade Nicoise with Poached Chicken

Scandinavian Salade Nicoise with Poached Chicken I made this dinner with the help of my mother.  My father and Mike had both worked a really long day in the middle of a ridiculous heat wave that hit southern Ontario this summer.  My mother and I thought a cold dinner,...