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    Half Fermented Trout

    So… right now in Iceland they are having their winter celebration Thorrasblot – the folks around Keflavik Naval Air Station set their sights on the prospect that summer was coming. The darkness of the winter would be over. So, some of their Thorrablot ideas were for the strong of heart, stomach and mind! (I did not qualify!) Late January or early February brings Thorrablot, a midwinter celebration where everyone eats the most disgusting ancient Norse food imaginable. Cured, rotten shark meat, Icelandic haggis, and sheep’s head and testicles are all popular. It’s no wonder Iceland’s national drink is a burning caraway-flavored vodka. http://www.frommers.com/ … I thought I would share a…