Cafè Ekberg – Helsinki, Finland

In 1852, a Mr. Ekberg opened this establishment that still bears his name. The interior doesn't do it for me, and as I've already made clear and will ...

Hipster butternut squash soup

A wonderful soup made from rosemary infused milk, caramelized butternut squash and topped with roasted bell peppers and sunflower seeds. Buy the butte...

Café Esplanad – Helsinki, Finland

In the late nineties, I was robbed by a couple of guys in an alley, in the outskirts of Bangkok. They left me with a swollen lip, and I left them with...

My favorite burger joints

I currently live in Sweden hence this is a list dedicated to Swedish burger joints. Swedish newspapers and food circuits often have no idea what they'...

Spreadable cheese that makes me happy

Vacherin (from the french word vache meaning cow) is a soft spreadable cheese commonly found in France and Switzerland. The Swiss variety is called Va...
Pulled pork burger

Pulled pork sandwich

A lot of people are getting tired of pulled pork, as it's been in the limelight for quite some time now. But hey, why not another recipe? This is me c...

Butter

Butter is fantastic. It gives fried meat a great texture, it gives cakes a lean buttery flavor, and it's amazing on a piece of bread. Swedes eat a lot...