In 2015 we had chance to spend the whole Christmas season in a Swedish restaurant in a specific part of the country called Småland, and of course, I’ve tried all the traditional dishes from the festive smörgåsbord: the julbord. One of my favorites was the dessert, called Ostkaka which literally means cheesecake. Our host told me that it’s not too easy to prepare this dessert because it … Continue reading Ostkaka
Christmas is on the corner so it’s time to thinking about one of the most important elements of the festive decoration: gingerbread. But this year instead of sharing my family recipe, I will show you how to prepare Swedish ginger thins, which is my new favorite since I’ve tried them at IKEA and then in Sweden. Pepparkaka is totally different from the Central European soft … Continue reading Pepparkaka
Magyarul ⇣ Kanelsnurrer – Norwegian cinnamon rolls Recipe source: Dark Table Mood https://www.darktablemood.com/recipe/2017/2/20/cinnamon-rolls About half year ago I’ve discovered high quality pictures about gorgeous horses on Instagram, plus there were some yummy food on that timeline too, so I knew instantly, that I would like to follow what happens on that little Scandinavian farm. This is how we started to have short then longer conversations … Continue reading Kanelsnurrer
The sweet yeast rolls are so popular in Sweden all year around, just think about cinnamon buns and Semla buns, but in the Christmas season, there is some special yummy dessert flavored with golden saffron. Saffransbullar or saffron buns are one of these treats. Even Christmas is far away, I really wanted to treat myself with these golden buns, so I’ve prepared a batch.
Mixed berry Danish braid
Recipe source: Completely Delicious
I was so excited, because I’ve saved the recipe of this beaut about a year ago.
The cake batter what this recipe based on was the very first recipe I’ve learned in Sweden as a volunteer at the organic farm of Madeleine and Martin, in Brunnstorp. This dough is a joker, you can use any fruits, it will be perfect!