When it comes to christmas food keeps Niklas Ekstedt on the traditions. Solid course with finesse.
”Jansson's temptation is a must on the christmas table,” he says, and give advice on their favorites.
the World's best Jansson's temptation – with smooth creamed potatoes that get the saltiness of the anchovies.
The best meatballs – with coarse-grained mustard, dark syrup and a hint of krydddpeppar
Mustard, and maltsill – magically delicious – with or without whisky,
Stockfish with bechamel and crispy bacon – elegantly right on the plate along with the crispy bacon, sweet peas and nymortlad allspice.
" saffranspannkaka – serve with hjorton.Recipe from the book ”Niklas Christmas” (Triumph publishing). Photo: Heléne Pe, Wolfgang Kleinschmidt.
What may not be missing on your christmas table?
– My Jansson's temptation that are in the book is a must.
it Is you who will cook all the christmas food at home?
–Yes, it is I who gets to cook the food, just like the rest of the year. My wife says that there is no sense that she destroys the raw materials.
what does your christmas look like?
– Then I want to be in the apartment in Jämtland, and it must be cold and a real winter. I have a very stressful daily life so I also want to have peace and quiet so that I can land.
You standing for christmas dinner that is served in the Old national archive, which dishes are most popular?
that goes for most of all is the smoked salmon and meatballs, not surprisingly. On dessertbodet is it the salty kolan.
What is your wish for christmas?
– Here you should say something politically correct like peace in the world and so, but it is clear that you really still want something material like an iPhone X.
How do you do to make it lovely at home?
– I check on Ernst and copy straight off!