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Iceland receives its first Michelin star…amidst pineapple pizza debacle

Iceland receives its first Michelin star…amidst pineapple pizza debacle

February 24, 2017

REYKJAVIK, Feb 24 — Iceland has officially landed on the international culinary map, unlocking its first-ever Michelin star in the latest edition of the Michelin Nordic guide.  It’s been a big week for the country’s food scene. First, the country’s president made international headlines when he expressed an unusually strong disdain for pineapple pizza — a declaration that revealed people’s true pizza allegiances and divided the internet.  Not a few days later, Michelin... Read more

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In an undated handout photo, tarte flambee Claire with creme fraiche, onions, cheeses and bacon at Raclette Factory, a new restaurant in Zurich. At Raclette Factory, the namesake cheese is offered in new ways amid a casual setting. — Picture handout via The New York Times

In an undated handout photo, tarte flambee Claire with creme fraiche, onions, cheeses and bacon at Raclette Factory, a new restaurant in Zurich. At Raclette Factory, the namesake cheese is offered in new ways amid a casual setting. — Picture handout via The New York Times