Christmas is a huge deal in Norway, and Norwegian Christmas traditions make the most of the holiday during the dark days of winter. Click through to read how magical Christmas in Norway can be, including traditional Christmas cookies, lutefisk, and julebord!
Sami woman herder, Berit Logje with her reindeer herd before spring migration. Kautokeino. North Norway: Kautokeino, Norwegian Lapland: Arctic & Antarctic photographs, pictures & images from Bryan & Cherry Alexander Photography.
This recipe goes back over 20 years, using the highest quality butter will make a huge taste difference to these cookies, I like to add in a pinch of cinnamon, coating in the confectioners sugar is only optional - these cookies may also be made using a cookie press fitted with a star, stick a small maraschino cherry into the middle of the cookie before baking if desired