Ingebretsen’s carries hundreds of Scandinavian products both in the store on Lake Street in Minneapolis, Minnesota and online via our website. The items we carry are chosen because they reflect the Nordic heritage we love and want to share.

Read on about the people, places and things that make us who we are:

Curried Fish Balls

I’ve heard numerous people, including Nordic chef Magnus Nilsson, speak about fish balls being a beloved comfort food from childhood onwards ...
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Ingebretsen’s Mini Christmas Gift Guide

In the days leading up to our busiest holiday we thought we would put together a miniature Ingebretsen's guide of ...
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caribou embroidery kit

Embroidery Kits

Quickly becoming an Ingebretsen's favorite and bestseller, we can't get enough of the intricate embroidery kits from Hook Line & ...
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Ekelund – An Ingebretsen’s Favorite

Vendor Feature - Ekelund This Swedish brand is a staff favorite, a customer favorite, and an ecologically minded company rooted ...
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A bowl of pea soup garnished with a sprig of mint

Three pea soups in a pod

On a classic, early-80s California road trip, a carload of friends and I were breezing north on the 101. The ...
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Ham Balls from Grandma Iola

There is no time like the present to preserve the past. Annie Malsam is doing just that as she collects ...
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The Power of Sisu

Have you ever seen the Finnish word, "sisu," [SEE-soo] and wondered what it meant? Sisu is at the root of ...
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Appealing chocolate cake with minimal work

Fast and Fancy Cake with Cardamom-kissed Latte

“If I knew you were coming, I would have baked a cake!” It’s a warm, welcoming phrase and with Anne ...
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January Sunshine: Orange Saffron Muffins

Oranges and saffron. Their flavors and color warm winter’s crisp aesthetic. Saffron gives a warm glow to Swedish baked goods ...
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Sandwich Boards and a dash of Danish Viking Smoked Sea Salt

Sandwich boards are a mainstay in Nordic casual entertaining. In the last few years, they have become vogue, and under ...
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