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Kavring Bread

Kavring Bread

May 8 2020
Kavring is a traditional Swedish dark rye bread. Often served with gravlax, pickled herring, pickles or hard-boiled eggs.
Bondkakor - Farmer's Cookies

Bondkakor - Farmer's Cookies

May 8 2020
Bondkakor, or Swedish farmer cookies, both look and sound modest. Nothing special, surely? But don’t be fooled - these cookies are amazing, preferably served with a glass of cold milk.
Tosca Cake

Tosca Cake

May 8 2020

Surprise friends and family with a deliciously moist cake topped with caramelised almond flakes - perfect for dessert or fika breaks. The Tosca Cake became popular in Sweden during the 1930's and 40's. Its origin is not known, but it's believed that it's named after Giacomo Puccini's opera Tosca.

 

Swedish Cardamom Buns

Swedish Cardamom Buns

January 11 2020

Did you know that Swedes consume more cardamom per year than anywhere else in Europe? In India cardamom is often used for its health benefits and as a spice in savoury dishes and drinks, and in the Middle East cardamom in coffee is a popular drink. Swedes mostly consume their cardamom via deliciously fragrant cakes, pastries and biscuits.

This recipe is a plant-based version of classic Swedish Cardamom Buns, created and photographed by recipe developer and photographer Natalie Penny - http://nataliepenny.com

Carrot Cake Cupcakes With Pecan Tosca

Carrot Cake Cupcakes With Pecan Tosca

October 31 2019
These delightful carrot cake muffins with pecan tosca and topped with gorgeous frosting make for an indulgent treat for the afternoon fika break. And kids love them too!
SEMLA BUNS

SEMLA BUNS

September 4 2019
The Swedish Semla is a rich, creamy, cardamon fragrant Swedish pastry filled with almond paste and whipped cream. It's traditionally eaten only one day each year - on Fat Tuesday during Lent.
EASTER CAKE WITH CHOCOLATE AND COFFEE

EASTER CAKE WITH CHOCOLATE AND COFFEE

September 4 2019
It's not a real Easter celebration without a really good cake. Try this decadent and filling chocolate cake with cream cheese. Perfect for the chocolate lover!
GRANDMA INGRID'S MANDELMUSSLOR – SWEDISH ALMOND PASTRIES

GRANDMA INGRID'S MANDELMUSSLOR – SWEDISH ALMOND PASTRIES

September 4 2019
Mandelmusslor are delicate almond pastry biscuit shells filled with whipped cream and jam. It's a traditional dessert often served at Christmas.
RASPBERRY CAVES

RASPBERRY CAVES

September 4 2019
Raspberry caves with sweet raspberry jam and  shortcrust pastry. A popular and classic sweet that melts in your mouth.
EASY BREAD ROLLS

EASY BREAD ROLLS

September 3 2019
Isn't it wonderful with freshly baked bread for in the morning or to your soup? Try this easy recipe for delicious soft homemade bread rolls.
RHUBARB SQUARE

RHUBARB SQUARE

September 3 2019
The combination of vanilla and rhubarb makes rhubarb square very popular during the summer and it's perfect to bring in the picnic basket.
CHOKLADSNITTAR

CHOKLADSNITTAR

September 3 2019
Loved, delicious cookies that are easy to bake. Chokladsnittar are perfect if you're expecting many guests. A tip is to be prepared for guests and always have some in the freezer.
RYE TEA CAKES

RYE TEA CAKES

September 2 2019
These rye tea cakes are perfect for a picnic or your children's lunch boxes. Slightly sweet and quite substantial, they are divine fresh with either mild salami or cheese, or why not a fried egg?
SWEDISH SANDWICH CAKE WITH SALMON AND PRAWNS

SWEDISH SANDWICH CAKE WITH SALMON AND PRAWNS

September 2 2019
The perfect food for your next event. Prepare the sandwich cake the day before the event and reduce the stress of your important day.
Cinnamon Buns

Cinnamon Buns

August 30 2019
This recipe is published courtesy of Sonny Larsson, who was the House Keeper at the Swedish Church on 6 Harcourt Street, London W1H 4AG. Sonny and his team baked more than 25 000 Cinnamon Buns per year.
Swedish Cinnamon Buns - 4 Tasty Varieties

Swedish Cinnamon Buns - 4 Tasty Varieties

August 30 2019
For those of you who like add variety to classic Swedish cinnamon buns, here are some fun - and super tasty - varieties to try, including Cloudberry & Almond Paste, Nut Dreams and Swedish Pick n' Mix Buns - created by baking enthusiast Elisabeth Samuelsson.
Chocolate Ball

Chocolate Ball

August 30 2019

Chocolate balls are a classic that is always appreciated as fika (Swedish sweet snack). It's delicious, easy to bake and liked by almost everyone. And it is easy to vary them with new flavors.

Apple & Cheese Muffins

Apple & Cheese Muffins

August 30 2019
These spicy savoury muffins is the perfect treat for the family brunch, or the afternoon fika break.
Grand Mum's Strawberry Cake

Grand Mum's Strawberry Cake

August 30 2019
This strawberry cake is a Swedish classic when the summer comes along. Serve it at Midsommar or as dessert on a warm summer night. It's easy to make and even easier to eat!