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Home Buffets - History
... The Smörgåsbord buffet did not increase its popularity until the expansion of the railroads throughout Europe ... The smörgåsbord table was a meal where guests gathered before dinner for a pre-dinner drink, and was not part of the formal dinner to be followed ... The smörgåsbord buffet was often held in separate room for men and women before the dinner was served ...
History of The Smörgåsbord
... The smörgåsbord became popular in the mid-seventeenth century, when the food moved from the side table to the main table and service began containing both warm and cold dishes ... Smörgåsbord was also served as an appetizer in hotels and later at railway stations, before the dining cars time for the guests ... Restaurants in Stockholm at the 1912 Olympic Games stopped serving smörgåsbord as an appetizer and started serving them instead as a main course ...
Smörgåsbord - Etymology
... The Swedish word smörgåsbord consists of the words smörgås (open-faced sandwich) and bord (table) ... In English and also in Scandinavian languages, the word smörgåsbord (or in English, more usually without diacritics as smorgasbord) refers loosely to any buffet with a variety of dishes — not necessarily with any ... The term smörgåsbord should not be confused with the somewhat similarly-named Danish smørrebrød ...
Smörgåsbord and Julbord - Julbord
... A special Swedish type of smörgåsbord is the julbord which is the standard Christmas dinner in Sweden ... The classic Swedish julbord is the highlight of Swedish cuisine, a traditional smörgåsbord starting with bread dipped in ham broth and continuing with a variety of fish (salmon ... As with the smörgåsbord, the traditional julbord is typically eaten in three courses ...