Things to hate about Midsummer in Sweden
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1. Throat-charring booze
They don't call it "brännvin" (literally 'fire wine') for nothing. Despite attempts to dress up this second-rate moonshine with fancy names and flavours like elderberry or blackcurrant, the swill downed following songs sung around the Midsummer table will most certainly leave a bad taste in your mouth.
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