Skyr Is the Icelandic Answer to Yogurt You Should Try ASAP

If skyr—(sounds like “skier”)—hasn’t crossed your radar yet, it’s probably because it’s hiding in plain sight. The Icelandic cultured dairy product, produced by several brands including siggi’s, Icelandic...

Icelandic skyr in Montreal

by boubou 13 years ago

I discovered skyr (traditional dairy like thick yogourt) while in Iceland and wonder if anyone knows if there is a place in Montreal that sells it. I buy kefir which is easy to find but skyr, I hav...

Some True Dining Gems on the Ring Road

by midtowngirl 5 years ago

In late August, my husband and I enjoyed a spectacular trip around Iceland on the Ring Road. Our focus in planning the trip was Iceland's natural beauty and with the exception of the ubiquitous ga...

Skyr (Iceland cheese/similar to yogurt??) - Available in North America/Toronto

by ylsf 15 years ago

When I was in Iceland I had Skyr pretty much every day... http://www.skyr.is/category.aspx?catID=473 It comes in yogurt like packaging and originally I thought it was an Icelandic yogurt prod...

Iceland Trip

by turbowine 5 years ago

Just got back from 3 days in Iceland on our way home from our stay in Norway. (Read about our Norway experiences here: http://www.chowhound.com/post/norway-trip-1038705) My traveling companions are...

Skyr at Fiesta Farms

by Ted Richards 5 years ago

I haven't seen this mentioned yet, but Shepherd Gourmet skyr is now available at Fiesta Farms. I picked up some today.

Skal, the newest Nordic (Icelandic) restaurant in LES

by kosmose7 8 years ago

I went to Skal today. It's the latest Nordic restaurant following Aska and Luksus. The place is tiny, cozy, and chic. Their cocktail menu looked so intreguing that I skipped champagne or spark...

Icelandic Cuisine in Toronto

by MyAnn 11 years ago

Does anyone know if there is a restaurant or deli that I can go for Icelandic Cuisine here in Toronto?

Recipes that use harðfiskur (Icelandic dried fish)?

by morninglemon 6 years ago

I purchased a pretty large bag of harðfiskur on my last night in Reykjavik this winter. I've decided it's not my thing (even with a thick layer of Icelandic butter spread on top), and now it's taki...

Here's a recipe to try: Pönnukökur (Icelandic Pancakes)! It’s Shrove Tuesday - Pancake Day!

by Vinarterta 6 years ago

Pönnukökur (Icelandic Pancakes) Ingredients: 2 eggs 2 1/2 cup milk (or as needed for a smooth batter) 1 1/4 tbsp butter (melted) 2 tbsp sugar 1 tsp vanilla 1 1/2 cup flou​r 1/2 tsp baki...

Icelandic Gravlax! Fresh Cured Salmon! Make this Decadent Delight to Cure the February Blahhhhs. (I share my secret ingredient)

by Vinarterta 6 years ago

Graflax Recipe: Graflax (buried salmon) is fresh salmon which is cured in a marinade of spices, herbs, salt and sugar, achieving a decadent combination of magnificent texture, and sweet, savory...

Where to eat local "delicacies" in Iceland

by julieapfel 6 years ago

Hi all - I will be in Iceland in May spending 2 nights in Reykjavik then 7 or 8 days driving around the country. I am looking for some recs of places that I might be able to try some local food, li...

Icelandic Candy Bars

by Moomin 17 years ago

My wife and I were in Iceland last year and we came back with a suitcase full of a local candy bar called SAELA (the word means happiness in Icelandic). It's a lightly-salted soft licorice cover...

Icelandic Dinner

by bentonhs 7 years ago

icecalblogspot.com The Icelandic American Association of Southern California is having a traditional Icelandic dinner on March 15.All of the food is flown in from Iceland and prepared onsite.Som...

Something different for DC - Teatro Goldoni to Become the Icelandic Look

by agarnett100 9 years ago

http://dc.eater.com/archives/2012/10/23/teatro-goldoni-to-become-the-icelandic-look.php It appears those renovations over at Teatro Goldoni are a bit more extensive than a refresh. Real Estate B...

Icelandic veggie patty?

by pupster911 9 years ago

Hi there, I just returned from Iceland. There was a dish that I ate a couple of times over there that I'm trying to find the name of/recipe for. I had an upscale version of it at Vox restauran...

Icelandic Lamb

by Stark_Hollow_Farm 10 years ago

I raise Icelandic lamb on my small homestead farm in Vermont. I am curious what people's palates have to say about Icelandic lamb vs other types of lamb products. Does any restaurant carry lamb on ...

Icelandic Cuisine in NYC

by D'roc Hendrickson 15 years ago

This is my first post, so I apologize in advance if I make all sorts of errors. I just returned from a fantastic weekend in Iceland and am dying to know where in New York City (or surrounding bo...

Icelandic Food Suggestions?

by tarabo 15 years ago

Going to Iceland and would not like to miss out on the food. Two questions: 1) Which would be the MUST EATs? 2) Any particular restaurant for them? Thanks, T

Icelandic hot dogs

by farman 10 years ago

I'm searching for a suitable wiener for Icelandic hot dogs (pylsur) in the Vancouver area. They're mostly made of lamb but I believe also contain pork and beef. I'm wanting to make some Icelandic...