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 [...]

Dill salmon with potato wedges and a creamy pickle and dill sauce

Dill salmon with potato wedges and a creamy pickle and dill sauce

This is Scandinavia! Salmon and dill sauce. We love it and we eat it often in many different combinations. I have made an oven-baked salmon with a layer of dill, crispy potato wedges with olive oil and sea salt and a creamy dill sauce with added flavor and texture from pickles. You have to try [...]

Fried Sheepshead fish on a green and red salad with Feta cheese

Fried Sheepshead fish on a green and red salad with Feta cheese

Don't let the name of the dish scare you. I didn't know what a Sheepshead fish was just a couple of months ago. Since some of my friends here in Florida are fish experts and are so nice and provide me with both knowledge and delicious fishes, I also get the opportunity to cook with [...]