Tagged: New York

Good things come in small packages

Nordic Preserves Fish & Wildlife Company serves up the flavors of Scandinavia from a stall in New York’s historic Essex Street Market Victoria Hofmo Brooklyn, N.Y. Although I am a native New Yorker, I...

Peder Balke takes New York by storm

130 years after his death, the Norwegian artist’s landscape paintings light up The Met Victoria Hofmo Brooklyn, N.Y. When you enter the gallery, a large landscape draws you in offering clouds, rocks, waves, and...

Ready, set, go for the 17th of May

Brooklyn gears up for Norway’s big holiday Victoria Hofmo Brooklyn, N.Y. The Salty Dog is the place where we kicked off the 17th of May celebrations in Brooklyn with a fundraiser. It is partially...

Viking ship takes New York by storm

Lagertha Aslaug Brooklyn, N.Y. My, she was yar! This iconic line was spoken by Katherine Hepburn in The Philadelphia Story, about a boat she sailed on during her honeymoon. But it could certainly apply...

150 years of service with Our Saviour’s

New York’s oldest Norwegian Lutheran Church celebrates a big milestone this October Victoria Hofmo Brooklyn, N.Y. The oldest Norwegian Lutheran Church still operating in New York City, Our Saviour’s Lutheran Church, is celebrating its...

Nordic cuisine storms New York

Claus Meyer highlights local New York ingredients through Scandinavian cuisine Victoria Hofmo Brooklyn, N.Y. Claus Meyer is a foodie in the best sense of the word. The Dane is the co-founder of Noma, nominated...