In Sweden during Christmas you are bound to find saffron in pretty much every baked good! So why not play with this idea and upgrade the traditional Swedish saffron bun to something that even suits the millennials! 😉 I have created my own version of the saffron bun with a twist of adding almond paste and chocolate chips! Originally I decide for white chocolate only … Continue reading Saffron Buns with Almond Paste & Chocolate Chips!
*Recept på Svenska nedan* A Classic Swedish Christmas cookie. This is one of those table desserts that practically every houehold in Sweden has at home. They either bake it themselves or theybuy it. But its deffinitly there! Klenätor or Klenor, is made from a doughnut-type of dough and then fried in coconut oil, and covered with a little icing sugar. its absoluty delicious, and mine, … Continue reading Klenor – Swedish Christmas Donut
In sweden today is Kladdkaka day – which is the swedish version of a brownie, but way more gooey’er. Instead of doing the traditional kladdkaka i decided to mix it up and do a white version (essentially know as blondie to you and I) but with a hint of cardamom to give it that Christmassy warm wintery feel. And to make it even more Ammna, … Continue reading Cardamom Blondie with a Tosca Topping
Its Tuesday, and even though Mondays is when you drink a lot of coffee, Tuesday for me is the day where i’m totally into my work and drink even more coffee! So what better way to substitute a cup of coffee (or compliment one!) with some coffee dark chocolate brownies topped with some dark chocolate ganache! I say YUM! Here’s how you bake them! INGREDIENTS … Continue reading Coffee Chocolate Brownies
In Sweden, October 4th is Cinnamon Bun day , aka. Kanelbullensdag! So basically every household is baking cinnamon buns, and every bakery is stocking up to be sold out by them by noon. Literally everyone has them! So in true Ammna form, I decided to make the American styled cinnamon buns, only because in my mind the Swedish cinnamon bun is really yummy but just … Continue reading Sticky Pecan Caramel Cinnamon Rolls
Theres nothing like a donut. And especially if you can skip all the oily part, then its even better! Here is a seasonal fall treat – a Pumpkin Baked Donut with some sugary pumpkin spice mix on top! Its made with pumpkin puree and is just super yummy to say no to! Its very easy to bake, and literally only take 10 min to make … Continue reading Baked Pumpkin Donuts!
So let’s talk about the Black Bottom Cupcake! Now I first tried one in New York, and then fell in love with them when living in London. Its basically a dark chocolate and coffee cupcake with a dollop of cheesecake inside of it and a soft cream cheese frosting on top. I mean these three combos, chocolate, cheesecake, and cream cheese.. how can you say … Continue reading Black Bottom Cupcake with Chocolate Chip Cheesecake
Its Pie Season! And as its fall, what better way to celebrate this beautiful crisp weather than baking a pecan pie! Not just a regular pecan pie, a Chocolate Pecan Pie! YES! I changed it! And added chocolate because I LOVE CHOCOLATE! 😀 The pie tastes absolutely amazing, and I would personally never go back to a regular pecan pie, ever again! But then again… … Continue reading Chocolate Pecan Pie
So Monday morning I sat with my coffee and was just looking only for over an hour trying to find some sort of inspiration! And then one of my close baker friends Yvonne, ended up asking if i’ve ever made nougat before, and of course I hadent, so she said now is the time to try! So here is it guys! Honey Nougat with Pistachio, … Continue reading Honey Nougat with nuts & cranberries
Puff pastry can be an interesting and sometimes challenging thing to bake. However if you follow this very easy recipe it will change your mind in baking it yourself! HOWEVER.. if you don’t want to bake it just buy it from the store, and fill it with these amazing ingredients, and enjoy! 🙂 Usually you will find chocolate twists, but I added crushed pistachios, and … Continue reading Puff Pastry Pistachio/Almond/Chocolate Twists