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Don't Buy Crackers When You Can Make Swedish Crispbreads

This recipe for Swedish knäckebröd comes from Emma Bengtsson, the two Michelin–starred chef of Aquavit.
Munchies Staff
2.12.19
Recipe

Swedish Rye Flatbread Recipe (Knäckebröd)

A simple homemade cracker that is thin and crispy and just delightful when you top it with a hard boiled egg for breakfast.
emma bengtsson
2.4.19
Sweden

A Brief Guide to the 12,000+ Swedish Songs About Doing Shots

For the past 15 years, one woman has organized both national and world championships to find the single best drinking song.
Shoshi Parks
12.21.18
Booze

This Swedish Cocktail Was Designed to Challenge Gender Assumptions

“Even before we start drinking, we're taught that men drink certain things and women drink certain things. It has nothing to do with how we actually perceive flavor.”
Ilkka Sirén
12.12.18
Sweden

Sweden's Disgusting Food Museum Is Bringing Bull Penis and Baby Mouse Wine to Los Angeles

The Disgusting Food Museum is probably the only place where Pop-Tarts are displayed next to fermented birds in a seal carcass.
Jelisa Castrodale
12.10.18
Sweden

ALERT: Swedish Meatballs Are Actually Turkish, Not Swedish

The Scandinavian nation shared this groundbreaking information on its official Twitter account and left the world shook.
Jelisa Castrodale
5.3.18
ikea

We Sent Someone to Sweden to Try the IKEA Veggie Dog

The news that IKEA was launching a vegetarian hot dog rocked the internet this week. But how does it taste?
Simon Espholm
2.23.18
Sweden

A Swedish Crayfish Party Is a Spectacle of Shellfish and Savagery

Sooner or later, every crayfish party turns into a macabre spectacle of boozed-up beasts in silly hats, brutalizing an inferior species.
Theo Hagman Rogowski
9.28.17
Candy

Scandinavia's Salty Licorice Is Disgusting, and I Can't Get Enough of It

“I grew up with it and do think it’s an acquired taste. But why we eat it, I have no clue."
Jelisa Castrodale
9.25.17
Pizza

This Pizza Was Made Out of Beer, and It's Actually Pretty Healthy

Now you can drink your beer and eat it, too.
Alex Swerdloff
6.15.17
McDonald's

New McDonald's Ad Compares Its Workers to Soldiers

In the U.S., this ad would be considered ridiculous at best, tone deaf at worst.
Jelisa Castrodale
6.11.17
coffee

Woman Hospitalized After Drinking a Corrosive Latte from McDonald’s

She probably isn't lovin' it.
Phoebe Hurst
2.8.17
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