Fried Bao Buns with ice cream & sauce

It’s Chinese new year! So it’s only befitting that I create something spectacularly Ammna style to fill my tummy up with on such an occasion! 😁 And since this has been on my mind for a while I thought I might as well get it done and see how it turns out. I have to say, deep frying a bao bun is probably THE BEST … Continue reading Fried Bao Buns with ice cream & sauce

Cardamom Buns

In Sweden the cinnamon bun is a HUGE deal .. and just like the spice cinnamon , cardamom is also a HUGE deal. And therefor Swedes love their cardamom buns just as much as the cinnamon ones. I’ve made mine as the typical traditional cardamom bun knot with a delicious almond & cardamom paste filling (for extra cardamom flavour because why not! 😉 ) It’s … Continue reading Cardamom Buns

Midnight Macaron – Dark Chocolate Charcoal Macaron

So while the fad of the charcoal is still high in the food and baking culture, i’m going to jump on it and try it out as well! Yes you read that correctly, charcoal, to eat, in like food and stuff.. 😀 And don’t worry, it’s ‘really’ a thing! Ive used ‘Activated Coconut Charcoal’ and decided to create something I know i’m super duper great … Continue reading Midnight Macaron – Dark Chocolate Charcoal Macaron

Schwarzwald Cake – Swedish version of a Black Forest

Instagram: @bakedbyammna | Use Hashtag: #bakedbyammna | Youtube: Baked By Ammna Honestly hands down one of my favourite cakes. Both to bake and to eat! So as most of my cakes it’s easy peasy. No difference there. However the taste is just YUMMMY! Outside of Sweden a Black Forest cake is known to be something different however in Sweden they have their own version – this one 😉 … Continue reading Schwarzwald Cake – Swedish version of a Black Forest

Saffron Blonde Brownie with white Chocolate & Almond paste

Every Christmas in Sweden there is something new and inventive that pops up in the bakeries which highlights Saffron. I thought why not this year create something sticky, gooey and extremely tasty! For a major wow factor on your taste buds try this cake, it’s a one bowl mix and super duper easy! Here’s how you make it! INGREDIENTS 125 g Butter 100 g White … Continue reading Saffron Blonde Brownie with white Chocolate & Almond paste

Saffron Almond Chocolate Babka

INSTAGRAM: @BAKEDBYAMMNA #bakedbyammna I recently posted a pumpkin Babka recipe , and I’ve made many different kinds of Babka before (recipes you can find on my blog just search for Babka) But as the weather is getting colder it’s the season for cozy foods and dessert. For me cozy is the smell of saffron, and mulled juice, lights in the dark, snow (if you get … Continue reading Saffron Almond Chocolate Babka

Swedish Gingerbread Cookies (pepparkakor) 

Tis’ the season for GINGERBREAD !!! Swedish gingerbread cookies are a little different to the ones you may be used to. They are thinner and crispier, but have an abudnace of flavour! Theyre great for holiday parties and can be given away as edible gifts. You can make these cookies one month in advance and freeze them, or keep them in an air tight container … Continue reading Swedish Gingerbread Cookies (pepparkakor) 

Chocolate Bundt Cake with Pumpkin Spice Cheesecake!

Its definitely still pumpkin spice season, but honestly there is nothing better that goes together with pumpkin spice than dark chocolate!! So here guys, you have my dark chocolate bundt cake with pumpkin spice cheesecake inside! Do I hear a YUM!! 😉 Heres how you make! INGREDIENTS  Chocolate Bundt Cake Layer 165g butter 1 and 1/2 cup light brown sugar 4 large eggs 1 tablespoon … Continue reading Chocolate Bundt Cake with Pumpkin Spice Cheesecake!

Saffron Braid with almond paste and white & dark chocolate

I love saffron and I love chocolate. The winter season is lingering just around they corner and as soon as this time of year comes, I’m always wanting to eat something fluffy and warm and delicious. (Not that I don’t want that anyways lol) .. in Sweden we eat lots of saffron buns this time of year, and this time I decided to bake a … Continue reading Saffron Braid with almond paste and white & dark chocolate