Swedish Sandwich Cake (Smörgåstårta)

Swedish Sandwich Cake (Smörgåstårta)

The Swedish "Smörgåstårta" or Sandwich Cake, is a savory sandwich cake that you might have heard about at IKEA... and then I am not saying "Smörgåsbord", which is something else. The Swedish Sandwich Cake is a savory cake made out of layers of bread, filled with layers of different fillings and decorated with either fish, [...]

Breakfast buns

Breakfast buns

I can't get enough of baking my own bread (so I know what ingredients it has). Therefore, here comes another recipe. This is a perfect recipe to have ready for the family breakfast. It's just a small amount of yeast, some greek yoghurt which gives the softness together with the crispy crust sprinkled with rolled [...]

4th of July Burger with goat cheese, pickled cucumbers and pea pesto

4th of July Burger with goat cheese, pickled cucumbers and pea pesto

My first 4th of July celebration while living in USA is taking place today. I couldn't give you any other recipe than a burger today. But instead of comparing with the American burgers, I made a danish inspired hamburger. This is a hamburger made of beef served with home-made burger buns, creamy goat cheese, tasty [...]

Tomato bread

Tomato bread

Tomato bread is a perfect match to a fresh green salad or your barbecue favourites. Tomato and oregano makes it remind me about pizza, but in bread form. Try it! Ingredients (2 loaves): 1 can whole tomatoes 1/5 cup water 1 pack dry yeast 2 tsp salt 1/2 tbs olive oil 1 tsp dried oregano [...]

Corn tortillas with spicy chicken and guacamole

Corn tortillas with spicy chicken and guacamole

I know this is not a Scandinavian dish, but let me tell you HOW big tacos, tortillas, or yes you name it, is in Scandinavia. In Sweden we call this dish "Friday cosiness". That means, each and every family with kids eat tacos on Friday (ok, not every family). In Norway, it's the same thing, [...]