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Food & Drink in Iceland

A Guide to Reykjavik Ports and Shore Excursions

If your cruise stops in Reykjavik, Iceland’s capital, you’re in for a treat. With stunning landscapes, rich history, and geothermal wonders, Reykjavik offers plenty to explore. This guide...
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Helga Dís is Your Friend in Reykjavik

Meet Helga Dís, the multimedia boss at “Your Friend in Reykjavik.” She utilizes her journalistic skills and extensive knowledge of Reykjavik’s cultural and historical landscape to drive the...
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Slow Food in Iceland

In Iceland, as part of an international movement that began in Italy in 1986, Slow Food is taking a significant stance against the global dominance of fast food...
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Visit Vestmannaeyjar – The Westman Islands

Just off the coast of South Iceland, near the stunning Seljalandsfoss, lie the Vestmannaeyjar (The Westman Islands). Inhabited since shortly after Ingólfur Arnarson’s arrival in Iceland, these islands...
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gæðabakstur / ömmubakstur flatkökur

Recipe for Icelandic Flatbread

The Icelandic flatbread, or flatkaka (or flatkökur plural), is a traditional staple—an uncomplicated round bread traditionally crafted without leavening agents, comprised solely of rye flour (sometimes barley) and...
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The Best Food and Drink in Reykjavik

Reykjavik is a city that offers a diverse range of culinary experiences, from traditional Icelandic dishes to international cuisines. Whether you’re looking for a cozy cafe, a trendy...
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Grandi Travel Guide

In this Grandi Travel Guide you will learn all the most important facts about this interesting place. Just off Reykjavík’s city centre lies the charming old harbour area...
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Glazed Ham – The Quintessential Icelandic Christmas Food

While smoked lamb (hangikjöt) is often eaten over Christmas, it is generally not eaten on Christmas Eve – the main Christmas holiday in Iceland. While the selection has...
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An Icelandic Delicacy: Sviðasulta

Sviðasulta or Jellied Singed Sheep Head is not much to look at, but, boy, is it good. When it comes to unique culinary experiences, Iceland surely doesn’t disappoint....
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Look No Further: Icelandic Salted Fish Recipes!

Imagine a world where bread stands aside, making way for the robust flavours of salted fish. That’s right – we’re talking about Iceland, a place where the gusty...
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