Pavlova with raspberry and blueberry

Pavlova with raspberry and blueberry

Pavlova is one of my favorites. This ballerina dessert (named after the Russian ballerina Anna Pavlova) has a crisp crust made of meringue and a soft, light inside made of a lemon curd and topped with some whipped cream and fresh raspberries and blueberries. It's really simple to bake and if you haven't finished it [...]

“Last ingredients of the week” dish

“Last ingredients of the week” dish

This is not only typical Scandinavia, but something I believe we all need to think more of and do every week. A last-ingredients-in-the-refrigerator dish - where you take care of what you have at home and use them instead of through them out and buy new ingredients. That means this dish can vary a lot [...]

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, [...]

Hot smoked salmon with pink peppercorn, cucumber and sour cream

Hot smoked salmon with pink peppercorn, cucumber and sour cream

I know you might not have Spring/Summer feeling already in March, but since I live in Florida, we already started eating lunch/dinner outside. I love it! This recipe came to my mind - it's a Summer recipe. My brother served me this beautiful dish last Summer and I had to prepare it myself. I think [...]