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Carrot cake loafs with lime zest frosting

A carrot cake is basically a pumpkin spiced sponge cake. Americans love carrot cakes, Swedes love carrot cakes, I mean… A succulent carrot cake, what isn't there to like? This is my take on it. It's not very ad...
churros with chocolate sauce

Churros

Churros is the goto festival food of Spanish speaking countries, especially Mexico and Spain. Who knows when and how it first came to existence? Some say it was invented by Spanish shepherds. Others say it chur...
Dutch baby pancake

Dutch Baby Pancakes

All these long an complicated recipes being published. For once, I'd like to share a simple yet amazingly good pancake. Eat it for desert or, like I do, for breakfast. It yields two portions but to be honest, I...
Swedish cardamom buns

Swedish cardamom buns

The kardemummabulle (Swedish cardamom buns) is as important to Swedes as the kanelbulle (Swedish cinnamon bun). All Swedes eat cake and drink coffee or tea. The event of doing this is called "fika", and is done...
Crêpes Suzette with clove-flavored ice cream

Crêpes Suzette with clove-flavored ice cream

You know the Christmas smell of cloves and orange? Or the smell of citrus and cloves in perfume? Imagine if you could eat that perfume, have you ever thought about that? Like wanting to eat shampoo and scen...
Vegan meringue sandwiches with piña colada flavours

Vegan meringue sandwiches with piña colada flavours

If you're vegan, you'll love this vegan meringue desert. Imagine that, meringues without egg white! If you're not vegan, you'll still find this fascinating. Let's not lie here, making it with fresh eggs is bett...
Apple cake served with vanilla sauce

Really fat apple cake with vanilla custard

If there's one thing everybody in the western world understands, it's baked goods with apples in them. Like apple cake. This one is as simple as it is amazing. It's feels really moist due to the high fat conten...
Cherry chocolate pancakes with mascarpone and maple syrup

Cherry Chocolate Pancakes

Pancake. A cake in a pan. So simple, yet the lingual confusion is always there. I once had breakfast with a French woman. She wanted pancakes, and because I'm born and raised in Sweden, I made thin ones. That's...