Hipster tacos

Hipster tacos

What are tacos? If a small soft tortilla filled with stuff is enough to call it a taco, this is it. It’s hipstery, it’s very Swedish (except cheese, b...
Swedish Semla

Swedish semla: Fat Tuesday bun

Do you want to become Swedish? Then eating semla on the designated day (called fettisdagen) is a good start. It’s a cardamom bun filled with marzipan ...
close up of udon noodles

Udon and tempura

I love pasta and noodles. Ramen, udon, soba, spaghetti, penne, łazanki, no matter the shape or flour used, I absolutely love boiled dough with tasty s...
steak tartare

Råbiff (Steak Tartare Swedish Style)

Who doesn't like steak tartare? A lot of people don't. But there are many of us who do, given that it's fresh. There's nothing worse than a questionab...
Moose filet

Swedish moose filet with lingonberries

Swedes eat game to the same extent as Americans eat it. You can buy it, but usually you know someone who knows someone who hunts during hunting season...
Xian Bing

Xian Bing (tasty Chinese meat pie)

Xian Bing is a Chinese meat pie. There are many variations, but one popular such variation is almost identical to the Romanian placinta. I don't know ...
Gingerbread cookies

Gingerbread cookies

  Step 1: The gingerbread cookies Ingredients for the gingerbread cookies 1 teaspoon ginger powder 1 teaspoon of clove powder 2 ...
spam sandwich

Spam sandwich

Did you know spam is extremely popular on Hawaii? They make spam-sushi. They eat spam and rice. And they have spam on their sandwiches. You can't find...
shrimp dumplings

Steamed and deep fried shrimp dumplings

Who doesn't like dumplings? Who doesn't like deep fried food? And who doesn't want to combine the two? Here is my recipe for steamed and deep fried sh...