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Second helpings: Smak Svalbard returns with lower-cost options and high acclaim as one of Europe’s best food festivals


It features “iffy-sounding” and politically incorrect dishes such as whale and heavily-salted sheep’s head (“a prize for those who eat everything on the head”), but a three-day food festival starting Thursday in Longyearbyen is whetting some impressive appetites in just its second year.