The Swedes Have Been Drinking Oats Since the 1990s

Not because it’s trendy

Photo by Sara Melissa Frost
Photo by Sara Melissa Frost

The Swedish brand Oatly took the United States by storm a few years back. I moved from Scandinavia to the U.S. in 2017, and I remember being beyond thrilled when a local cafe in New York City told me they used oat milk in their lattes. I couldn’t believe it. I had been asking around in grocery stores and cafes for months, and the response…




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Melissa Frost

Melissa Frost

Journalist. Mom. Wife. Norwegian in the U.S. Minimalist-ish.

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