Crescent rolls with almond paste, chocolate frosting and salty almonds

Crescent rolls with almond paste, chocolate frosting and salty almonds

These crescent rolls are filled with an almond paste, or marzipan as we would say in Scandinavia. This is an almond paste I bought in the store here (I know, it's not easy to find everywhere), but you easily make your own. Just follow my recipe below. An almond paste gives so much taste to [...]

Scandinavian marzipan treats (without white sugar)

Scandinavian marzipan treats (without white sugar)

Wow - mixing healthy nuts and dates and you have this delicious sweet treat - amazing! We do have a treat in Scandinavia that everyone knows and it's actually called "Vaccum cleaner" (Dammsugare - Swedish) or "Tree logs" (Træstammer - Danish). I don't know who came up with those very practical (and not so tempting) [...]

Kale salad with roasted sweet potato, walnuts and blue cheese

Kale salad with roasted sweet potato, walnuts and blue cheese

I try to eat as much as possible in season. At the moment I love the kale that is in season here in Florida. This salad is so simple to make and taste so good. The seasoning with fresh orange make the dish so fresh. I serve it with some fresh bread or as a [...]