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lef·se

 (lĕf′sə)
n.
A round flatbread of Norwegian origin, traditionally made of a potato-based dough, baked on a griddle, and served with butter and sugar.

[Norwegian : leiv, flatbread, lefse (from Old Norse hleifr, from Germanic *hlaibaz; see loaf) + -se, possibly a diminutive suffix (compare Danish -se, diminutive suffix).]
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The breakfast menu includes fried Kumla and ham, Norwegian waffles with lingonberries, Guma, Lefse, Kringla and coffee.
The bright lights of the Circle K petrol station in Gulsvik are a welcoming beacon for the motorists who brave the conditions, offering fuel, coffee and the ubiquitous hot dogs served in lefse -- flat potato bread wraps that look just like Mexican tortillas or chapatis.
He cites the Lefse, traditional flatbreads for Christmas and holidays, and the Kumla, tender potato dumplings.
The Sons of Norway Sonja Lodge #2-038's 2018 Lutefisk & Meatball Dinner will feature lutefisk, Norwegian meatballs, lefse, coleslaw, Norwegian cookies and more.
Linear discriminant analysis (LDA) effect size (LEfSe) analyses were performed with the LEfSe tool (http://huttenhower.sph.harvard.edu/galaxy).
Genus-level markers were identified with Wilcoxon's rank sum test and effect sizes of LDA algorithm using LEfSe [15].
The phylogenetic affiliation of each 16S rRNA gene sequence was analyzed by RDP Classifier (http://rdp.cme.msu.edu/) against the silva (SSU117) 16S rRNA database using confidence threshold of 70%.[sup][13] Unweighted UniFrac distance metrics analysis was performed using OTUs for each sample, and principal component (PC) analysis and principal coordinates analysis (PCoA) were conducted according to the matrix of distance.[sup][14] Linear discriminant analysis (LDA) effect size (LEfSe) was used to elucidate the differences of bacterial taxa.
The seasonal winter lefse presented a well-balanced mix of goat cheese, pears and walnuts under sherry-sugar reduction -- fresh, elegant and simple.
"Enjoyed" a meal of lutefisk, reindeer, and lefse - Steve King (@SteveKingIA) December 25, 2013
My Norwegian-American grandmother would make lefse and krumkake.
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