type of Scandinavian meal served buffet-style with multiple hot and cold dishes

Smörgåsbord (Swedish: [ˈsmœ̂rɡɔsˌbuːɖ] (audio speaker iconlisten)) is a type of Scandinavian meal. It comes from Sweden. It is a buffet-style meal with multiple hot and cold dishes.

Place of originSweden
Serving temperatureHot and cold
Main ingredientsBread, butter, and cheese

Smörgåsbord became well known at the 1939 New York World's Fair.[1] It is usually a meal for celebrations.

References Edit

  1. "Straight-up Scandinavia: Understanding the smörgåsbord". Gadling. Retrieved 12 January 2015.