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Conor O'Rourke

Conor O'Rourke


Conor occasionally writes for AHT and Serious Eats about food in Berlin, where he lives. In his free time, Conor cooks, listens to rap music, and works on his bike.

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  • Location: Berlin, Germany
  • Favorite foods: tacos, curry
  • Last bite on earth: Tacos al pastor with zanahorias en escambeche

6-Course Scandinavian Meal with Björn Schmidt in Berlin

We attended a meal by Björn Schmidt, a Swedish ad agency refugee turned Berlin supper club chef. Together with a few friends, he operates one of Berlin's more popular clubs, RollinRestaurant. "My mission is to open the eyes of Germans to Scandinavian cuisine. When I say Scandinavian or Nordic, people say 'Well, I tried that at Ikea,' and that is not how I want Scandinavian cuisine to be defined." More

10 Food Souvenirs from Germany

When you think of German food, certain things tend to come to mind. Cabbage, potatoes, sauerkraut, schnitzel, potatoes, bread, pickles. But these things don't tend to travel well. Luckily, Germany is home to a whole host of other foods that can make the journey home just fine. And people will thank you. More

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