Tag: scandinavian

Swedish cardamom knots – time for fika

Swedish cardamom knots – time for fika

The cardamom knot or the bun if you will is the queen of Swedish fika. And fika is the palace in which you indulge the quintessential of Swedish culture. You can get a cardamom knot at pretty much any café in Sweden. That and coffee of […]

Almond fish – with turmeric and dill

Almond fish – with turmeric and dill

Almond fish is cod fillet with a breadcrumb and almond coating. This is what I remember most from my school lunches. That and some other not so memorable dishes too. In Sweden, we get free lunch in school. And although I wasn’t a fan of […]

Meatless Monday – kid friendly recipes

Meatless Monday – kid friendly recipes

It’s Monday and meatless Monday none the less. In Sweden, meatless Monday’s have been a thing for quite a while now. The kid’s get lunch at school and they have slowly gotten used to less and less meat on the menu. Which is great. We have […]

Table decorating – my best tips

Table decorating – my best tips

Table decorating is so much fun! Last week when asked to create some table decorating ideas for Søstrene Grene in their store I jumped on the idea. We all know how most people eat with their eyes. Therefore table decorating is such a pleasure and important […]

Butter glazed carrots for Thanksgiving

Butter glazed carrots for Thanksgiving

First out, as part of my Thanksgiving special is Butter glazed carrots for Thanksgiving. As promised on my Instagram page, Thanksgiving recipes will be taking over this blog! First out is this delicious side dish with fresh carrots, from my local gardener. I can’t wait until […]

Creamy Chanterelle soup

Creamy Chanterelle soup

Creamy Chanterelle soup has got to be one of the most Swedish dishes I know of. Not for nothing we call it the “forest gold” in Sweden. And that golden season is upon us. What better way to kick off the season than with a creamy, […]