Denmark's Underdog City: A Travel Guide to Scandinavia's Newest Capital of Culture

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Denmark's Underdog City: A Travel Guide to Scandinavia's Newest Capital of Culture

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EVER SINCE the waiter set down my reindeer-neck rillettes starter, I had known something was amiss with my meal at Haervaerk, an offal emporium in the Danish city of Aarhus. But I hadn’t been able to work out what exactly. It wasn’t the no-menu policy, which meant each course was a (good) surprise. Every dish, from the goose breast with celeriac to the smoked venison and beetroot tartare, had proved as tasty as it was inventive. No, it was the music. As “Escape (The Pina Colada Song)” transitioned to “9 to 5,” I realized that the restaurant’s ’80s-pop soundtrack was utterly out of kilter with its natural wines, earthenware…

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