Sweden along with Norway occupies the Scandinavian peninsular. The land slopes from the high mountains along the Norwegian frontier eastwards to the Baltic sea. Sweden lies south-west of Finland. A narrow strait known as the “sound” separates Sweden from Denmark.
Stockholm is the largest city and also the capital of Sweden. It is located on the junction of lake Malar and Salt Bay, which is an arm of the Baltic sea. It is the financial capital being home to the nation’s major banks and the stock exchange. It consists of 11 municipalities, and an estimated 100,000 residents live in the Stockholm Municipality.
The national drink is a specialty called “Brannvin” a liquor distilled from fermented grain or potatoes. The highest grade is called vodka, the likes of “Absolut” and “Explorer” Brannvin seasoned with herbs is known as Akvavit. And usually bottled at 40% ABV.
Aurora Flash Baijiu Cocktail
45ml of V.I.P Jiu 8
25ml of Brannvin
15ml of Mandarine Napoleon liqueur
10ml of dry vermouth
10ml of sweet vermouth
4 ice cubes
Put all the ingredients into a shaker, shake to mix and then strain into cocktail glass.