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    Traditional Janssons Temptation

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    1 hr 10 mins

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    50 mins

    Um Safia's Note:

    Published for ZWT III. Recipe from World Recipes - this is a lovely recipe for the traditional Swedish dish ''Janssons Temptation''. Simple to make - comfort food.

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    Serves: 4



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    1. 1
      Peel the potatoes and onions. Coarsely shed the potatoes. Slice or chop the onion and sauté in a little butter or margarine 5 minutes.
    2. 2
      Alternate layers of potatoes, onion, and anchovies in a lightly greased baking dish, the top and bottom layers consisting of potatoes.
    3. 3
      Pour half the cream and 2-3 tablespoons anchovy juice over the casserole. Dot with butter and sprinkle with bread crumbs. Bake in oven at 345°F for 45 minutes.
    4. 4
      Baste the outer edges of the casserole with the remaining cream towards the end of the 45 minutes.

    Ratings & Reviews:

    • on November 22, 2009


      Comfort food is right! This deceptively simple recipe makes such a great dish! Don't use the anchovies you would find in a regular store but Swedish Anchovies, which are MUCH milder in taste. They sell them at IKEA.they add salt to the mix but not the fishy taste.

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    Nutritional Facts for Traditional Janssons Temptation

    Serving Size: 1 (580 g)

    Servings Per Recipe: 4

    Amount Per Serving
    % Daily Value
    Calories 680.7
    Calories from Fat 295
    Total Fat 32.8 g
    Saturated Fat 19.5 g
    Cholesterol 126.5 mg
    Sodium 827.3 mg
    Total Carbohydrate 82.8 g
    Dietary Fiber 10.3 g
    Sugars 5.8 g
    Protein 16.7 g

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