October 29, 2011: Train to
Malmö. From the station is it a few minutes walk to
Luftkastellet in Slagthuset. At the entrance is an apple tree, an
artificial tree strung with apples. pay the entry fee, 150 SEK, leaving the coat
in the closet, and buying wine tasting coupons (5 pc) and a glass for 70 SEK.
If you return the glass one get 30 SEK back.
I give no reviews of tasting of the products from exhibitors visited,
but sometimes with a comment. It was impossible to visit all exhibitors, so
they were selected in part by the interest and part by impulse.
Lunch was eaten in the fair's restaurant, chose a fish soup with a
glass of white wine Dragunera Grillo (Sicily).
handmade chocolates and chocolate, in the
former Mazetti chocolate factory premises.
used a wine tasting coupon (#1) here. Hotel, restaurant,
shop, wine shop on Söderslätt.
chips on different kinds of potatoes and root vegetables
fried in organic oil. With roots from Halland farms.
Hörby, KRAV certified beef from animals that are
bred in southern Sweden.
Mörlunda in Småland, game and delicatessen.
unfortunately I do not remember the exhibitor's name. As a
former hiker, I have learned to appreciate reindeer.
hunting lodge with a wine cellar in southeastern France
with French wines. Used a wine tasting coupon (#2) here.
Jakobsson & Söderström,
wine club and importer. Used a wine tasting coupon (#3) here.
Selezione Barbror Guaccero,
Italian wines. Used a wine tasting coupon (#4), a wine from the boot heel.
spirits and wine importer. Used a wine tasting coupon (#5) here
in a Sicilian wine.
Spices from Rosengård, television series and
book about cooking in the district of Malmo with 150 nationalities.
crispbread from Öland.
Italian-inspired cuisine composed by restaurant Era Ora
in Copenhagen. Chose 'Zuppa di Pesce ", ie fish soup.
tomatoes from Viken.
goat cheese made from the farm's own herd of Ven.
farmer-owned dairy in Skåne.
French pastries from Malmö.
liquorice from Ramlösa made from natural ingredients.
cheese shop at Möllevångstorget in Malmö.
catering, banquet hall, restaurant near Kivik.
the farm shop with their own raw materials, at Viken.
- Österlen, sells and markets its members' fruit.
products of wild game, north of Alingsås.
fish shop, smokehouse, restaurant in Kivik.
The remains of what was eaten and drunk get out again. The
self-portrait is taken
in the men's restroom. How many know that there is a 'toilet day'?
November 19 each year. It is more serious than it may sound, many
of the world lacks a toilet of good sanitary standards, read more on
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