Geranium, AOC and Noma in three days

The experience of eating at the three top restaurants Geranium, AOC and Noma – which I did earlier this month – was indeed special. I have eaten in all threee of them several times before, and find them great. But to be able to compare them this close was really special, and I must say that…

Halleluja Herring

The new wave of smorbrod in Denmark brought on the competition Årets Julesild (Christmas herring of the year), as herring is one of the popular christmas eats in Denmark. The competition was arranged by the Copenhagen Hospitality College, with yours truly as chairman of the jury. Six teams of one smorbrodmaiden and apprentice competed, and…

Haute Cuisine in provincial town Hjørring

450 kilometer from Copenhagen and 50 kilometer from Aalborg you can find the small town of Hjørring, home of a unique restaurant. It is called Vendia Gourmet (www.bryghusetvendia.dk), and is a small corner of a larger establishment, the microbrewery Vendia Bryghus, who runs a nice brasserie restaurant. Vendia Gourmet delivers a cuisine that is on…