Viking breakfast recipes

smoothie operator - Breakfast Club

smoothie operator - Breakfast Club

many a time The Viking and I have been stateside and planned whole days around what we were going to have for breakfast and where we were going to have it
Lincolnshire Plum Bread: A Fabulous Festive Fruit Bread and Random Recipe

Lincolnshire Plum Bread: A Fabulous Festive Fruit Bread and Random Recipe

 curiously enough, the recipe originates from Lincolnshire, where Dom and the Viking live.  Served today as a breakfast bread, or with tea, this regional speciality probably dates back many centuries, the clue being the use of the word plum to describe the dried fruits used in the product
Five amazing islands for a UK staycation

Five amazing islands for a UK staycation

Must-sees include the Heart of Neolithic Orkney World Heritage Site, which includes the awe-inspiring stone circles at the Ring of Brodgar and The Standing Stones of Stenness, the eerie Maeshowe Chambered Tomb (complete with Viking graffiti) and the incredibly well-preserved Stone Age village of Skara Brae
sausage and caramelised onion focaccia

sausage and caramelised onion focaccia

I for one am glad all the sweating, sucking-in and salad eating is over and The Viking and I can finally pull on the elasticated pantaloons and eat proper food
Cafe Szechuan - Bergen (Norway)

Cafe Szechuan - Bergen (Norway)

Breakfast in Thon Hotel was about the only meal on the last day, clearly listed in our itinerary. Even so, I will forever treasure all the wonderful moments and memories of travelling and sightseeing in Copenhagen (Day 1, Day 2 and Carslberg Brewery), Akershus Fortress, Frogner Park, Viking Ship Museum, Vossestrand (Part 1 and Part 2), Fjord Cruise and Flam Railway
steamed sea bream with peas, lemon thyme and lime

steamed sea bream with peas, lemon thyme and lime

Now don't take me for a bragger, i'm really not meaning to show off my #squad but The Viking does have the habit of being a bit of a recluse, to be honest it almost borders on social anxiety and whilst it's hard to believe that someone who works in the hospitality industry could be such a way it is a fact that our weekends are precious, so spending them doing anything but recovering from a week of forced socialising is a big deal
Best of British

Best of British

The Vikings and Danes taught us how to to smoke and dry fish and meat so we got kippers and smoked hams