"Julbord".Photo: Anders Jonsson. Licensed under Creative Commons 3.0 via Wikimedia Commons
If your your stomach is calling for some holiday comfort food by the end of December and you are anywhere not in Sweden you may have trouble answering that call. This is not the least true if you live in Japan, even in the capitol. Swedish restaurants are few and far between. Not even all of them serve Swedish Christmas dinners, not to speak of the julbord.