DRINKS

 

Gløgg: Scandinavia’s mulled red wine

No Christmas is complete without a hot, spicy cup of gløgg (mulled wine) which warms up your body all the way through to the root of your hair! Sitting down with a glass of gløgg is wonderfully relaxing and tasty in between the stressful pre-holiday chores like...

Aquavit; the history and tradition of the Norwegian "water of life"

The French have cognac.  Italians have grappa.  The English have their gins, Mexicans have tequila, and the United States their bourbon.  But what about Norway?  Our national spirit is of course... aquavit!  This "water of life" is not only limited to Norway but also...