Grilled chicken skewers with summer vegetables and hummus

Grilled chicken skewers with summer vegetables and hummus

We eat a lot of potatoes during the summer. I love simple boil summer potatoes, but then preferable with herring, sour cream and chive. Otherwise I like to make something else out of the potatoes. To roast them, or a gratin or mashed potatoes. This dish is a simple dish with roasted potatoes, carrots and [...]

Grilled caramelized pineapple with cinnamon and vanilla ice cream

Grilled caramelized pineapple with cinnamon and vanilla ice cream

This is a simple summer dessert, and delish! We normally have it after a bbq when the grill has been used for the entrée as well. The cinnamon is perfect to the sweet and caramelized pineapple. Serve it with a creamy vanilla ice cream and you have a perfect summer dessert for the whole family. [...]

Meringue with strawberries, blueberries, vanilla ice cream and Daim cross

Meringue with strawberries, blueberries, vanilla ice cream and Daim cross

Home made meringue is so easy to make and deeeelicious. I like to make them quite big and rather cross them into smaller pieces. The bigger ones look better and they get this great texture with a hard, shaky outside and a chewy inside. I love to flavor the meringues and this time half of [...]

Grilled chicken drumsticks with roasted rosemary potatoes, fennel salad and hot yoghurt sauce

Grilled chicken drumsticks with roasted rosemary potatoes, fennel salad and hot yoghurt sauce

This is a perfect summer dish and reminds me a lot of Swedish summer with traditional Swedish "färsk potatis" (the special summer potatoes). I have roasted the potatoes in butter, garlic and fresh rosemary from my garden. The drumsticks are marinated with a rosemary and oregano marinade, which gets the saltiness from soy sauce and [...]

Strawberry cake

Strawberry cake

Me and my family went strawberry picking yesterday. This reminded me about my childhood, when my older sister and my mom went strawberry picking. The went to this strawberry farm, not far from our summer house, every summer to help the owner to get their strawberries picked and thereafter sold. I don't know if I [...]