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Woman attacks man with Swedish sausage

18 Jan 2013, 11:24

Published: 18 Jan 2013 11:24 GMT+01:00

The woman, who is in her fifties, reportedly threw the frying pan at the man during a heated spat at their home in Borås, southern Sweden.

She even threatened to kill the man, according to Sveriges Radio.

While the flying frying pan didn't hit the intended target, the man was hit with the force of the pan's contents - Swedish Falukorv and a good dose of grease.

The man was not injured by the Swedish sausage.

The woman has now been charged with attempted assault and making illegal threats, with the victim demanding compensation of 850 kronor ($130).

Falukorv is a traditional Swedish sausage, usually made with a mixture of grated pork, beef, or veal, together with potato starch flour and spices.

The sausage's name comes from the town of Falun in central Sweden, where the falukorv has history stretching back to the 16th century among workers at the local copper mine.

The sausage is a popular ingredient in many a Swedish dish, and is often served with potato, macaroni or beans.

The falukorv was even a central character in one of Sweden's cult pornographic films from the seventies, Fäbodjäntan (titled "Come and Blow the Horn" in the UK).

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Your comments about this article

13:01 January 18, 2013 by hpunlimited
The sausages are so large in Sweden that they can even be used as weapons!
13:57 January 18, 2013 by GLO
I knew this could kill you....
02:29 January 19, 2013 by philster61
Imagine the uproar if he attacked her with his....
08:48 January 23, 2013 by Lemon1987
Enough! from this moment I force my lady to be a vegetarian. I cant be sure about meat eaters any more
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