Krokstrom Klubb & Market
"The gathering place of the Krokstroms."
Chef's Great Great Great Grandfather Anders Gustaf Krokstrom left Dalsland Sweden (Southern Sweden) in the early 1860's for the United States. Anders and new bride Eve Krokstrom (Piersson) traveled the Midwest looking for a home, eventually settling in Elsmore, Kansas.
Scandinavian word meaning a gathering place.
Chef's Great Grandmother Hazel Krokstrom and Husband Edgar Starliper Owned and Operated a Meat Market in Elsmore Ks. Specializing in Sausages. Chefs Father especially loved the Red Garlic Sausages.
The restaurant in short is an homage to Chefs family and Swedish Heritage.
Owner & General Manager
Owner & Executive Chef