Make Favorite Norwegian Sandwich

Make Norwegian Open Faced Sandwiches
Scandinavian open-faced (Smørbrød) sandwiches offer your guests the opportunity to fix sandwiches the way they like them. Below are some basic and traditional ideas for serving this meal. Open-faced sandwiches are popular throughout Scandinavia and almost all sandwiches are similar in theme. Here are some Norwegian sandwich favorites!

Method 1 of 6:Smoked Salmon

1. Smoked Salmon (Lox), thinly sliced

Red onions, thinly sliced
Leaf lettuce

Tomatoes, sliced

Hard-boiled eggs, sliced
Lemon slices
Parsley sprigs

Olives, green and black

Green onions, sliced
Red and green bell peppers, sliced, for garnish
Whipped cream cheese

Chives or dill

Assorted breads

2. Lay out the assorted sandwich making ingredients
Lay out the assorted sandwich making ingredients.

3. Fold in the chives or dill into the whipped cream cheese
Fold in the chives or dill into the whipped cream cheese.

4. Spread cream cheese on bread slices
Spread cream cheese on bread slices.

5. Top with salmon slices and favorite sandwich fixings
Top with salmon slices and favorite sandwich fixings.

Method 2 of 6:Smoked Salmon with Egg

1. Hard-boiled wedges or scrambled egg


Smoked salmon, sliced thin

White bread slices
Dill
Butter

2. Lightly butter bread slice
Lightly butter bread slice.

3. Lay smoked salmon slices a top a slice of white bread
Lay smoked salmon slices a top a slice of white bread.

4. Top with hard-boiled egg wedges or scrambled egg
Top with hard-boiled egg wedges or scrambled egg.

5. Garnish with dill
Garnish with dill.

Method 3 of 6:Shrimp Sandwich

1. Cooked shrimp, shelled

Crabmeat, cooked and shelled
Mayonnaise

Lemon slices
Toasted bread slices

2. Lightly spread mayonnaise on toasted bread slice
Lightly spread mayonnaise on toasted bread slice.

3. Top with shrimp, crab and lemon slices
Top with shrimp, crab and lemon slices.

Method 4 of 6:Reindeer Sandwich

1. Roast Reindeer meat, sliced

Apple wedges, poached

Lingonberry preserves

Whole wheat bread slices
Butter

2. Lightly butter bread slice
Lightly butter bread slice.

3. Top with Reindeer meat, poached apple slices and preserves
Top with Reindeer meat, poached apple slices and preserves.

Method 5 of 6:Ham and Egg

1. Cooked ham slices

Scrambled eggs

Wheat bread slices
Butter

2. Lightly butter bread slice
Lightly butter bread slice.

3. Top with sliced ham and scrambled eggs
Top with sliced ham and scrambled eggs.

Method 6 of 6:Cheese

1. Select your favorite thinly sliced cheese such as Geitost, Jarlsberg, Havarti, Cheddar, Fontina or Lappi

Select sliced apples, tomato, cucumber, radish or egg
Select parsley or lettuce leaf, optional
Butter

2. Lightly butter bread slice
Lightly butter bread slice.

3. Top with favorite sandwich toppings
Top with favorite sandwich toppings. Apples and Cheddar would be a good combination or try Jarlsburg with sliced tomato.