Last week, a judge from Sweden’s land and environment court brought the gavel down and ruled against the pizza-hating couple—they were not happy with the outcome.
The smell of surströmming, a Swedish delicacy of fermented Baltic herring, will punch you in the face if you're not used to it. But for those of us who grew up eating this powerfully funky fish, there's no greater pleasure in the world.
Is it true that Swedish people are tall, blonde alcoholics who love gross food and only wear red trousers? We fact-checked those stereotypes to find out.
Last week at a music festival in Sweden, attendees were rocked by an IED made from a can of surströmming, or rotten herring. But these cans of fermented fish are already plenty explosive on their own.