Behold, the Swedish sandwich cake, officially called the smörgåstårta! The smörgåstårta is usually made up of several layers of white bread with various fillings in between. You can fill your savoury sandwich cake with anything from egg, to liver paté, olives, shrimp, cucumber, tomato, caviar. Or any cold cut you have lurking in your fridge. Oh wait, you …
Stugresan – huset som flyttade
Nedtaget bit för bit och fraktat 90 mil - Katarinas hus har turnerat genom halva Sverige. Nu har det åter byggts upp i Roslagen och ser ut som om det alltid stått där.
Swedish Dream Cookies
From the kitchen of One Perfect Bite...The Swedish cookie tray, gleaned from my childhood memories, was a testament to logistics so efficient that it put army campaigns to shame. Like many women of Swedish heritage, Mrs. P began her Christmas countdown the day following Thanksgiving. The keepers, speculaas, lebkuchen and florentines, were the first batches to be baked and for days thereafter, additional cookies were added to her holiday assortment.The goal was to have at least 15 varieties…
Potatoes In Dill Cream Sauce (Dillstuvad Potatis) - Messy Witchen
Hey everyone… miss me? Sorry for being MIA. Fact is I’ve just came back from a wonderful trip last week. I’ll share some of the good food I’ve had on the trip later on. Meanwhile check out this yummy potato salad recipe. It originates from Sweden and is best eaten with gravlax or sausages. Since it’s a straight forward recipe, there would be no step-by-step photos accompanying this post. Since I didn’t make gravlax or have any sausage, I eat it with rice. Still taste good. Love dill. Note…
Sweetheart Cinnamon Rolls
Show someone how much you care with these adorable heart-shaped cinnamon rolls. Made with Pillsbury cinnamon rolls and using an easy-to-follow technique, they are so simple to make! You can have a batch of heart cinnamon rolls ready for breakfast in just 3 steps and 25 minutes. Skip the card this year, these sweet treats say it all.
Where Is the Julbock From?
The Julbock or Yule-goat, is made of straw and wrapped in red ribbon. It has a long history in its home country, going back 300 years. Now its job is to guard
monthly makers julkalender: den perfekta glasyren!!
I dagens lucka finns alla tips och knep som jag kan komma på inom glasyr och garnering! Det är nämligen en av mina absolut favvogrejer inför julen <3 I år blev det valar som fick pyntas och...
Maypole at Midsummer
I won't pretend to be an expert on this tradition or the symbolism the maypole, or majstång, represents. All I know is that it is tied in with midsummer celebrations. We made this one during one of our visits with family.