Ultimate December Cake – Gingerbread, Cherry, Whip Fluff

This is the ultimate December Cake! Filled with gingerbread spices, tart cherries and a fluffy whipped cream cheese! I mean who could say NO?! I am lactose intolerant so I used Aito oat whip which worked great! A lot of my recipes show lactose products but I just substitute them for lactose free for myself and they are lovely! This is a very easy cake, … Continue reading Ultimate December Cake – Gingerbread, Cherry, Whip Fluff

Swedish Saffron Buns (Lussebullar)

This is a very traditional Swedish bun, usually baked during Christmas season, when Saffron flavours are all over the place! 🙂 For those that are wanting to impress for Christmas abroad, or just wanting to bake some amazingly yummy buns with a little extra, try this out , trust me, Its ill go down amazingly! Dont forget to check out my YouTube channel : Click … Continue reading Swedish Saffron Buns (Lussebullar)

Triple Layer Lindt Chocolate Cake

I love surprises. Especially when they come in the form of CHOCOLATE! I recently recieved a HUGE bag filled iwth lindt chocolate and what better way to celebrate this delicious surprise than to bake with it! Now I spent a while thinking of all the creative and amazing things I coudl bake but ultimatly my thoughts always lead to to the chocolate cake. I know … Continue reading Triple Layer Lindt Chocolate Cake

Chocolate & Hazelnut Coffee Baklava

So one thing I absolutely loves is Chocolate, and one thing my husband really loves in baklava. I like it too, but i’m a through and through chocolate fan! So I decided to create my own version of this middle eastern dessert by putting the two together, adding some hazelnuts for crunch and espresso as the sticky syrup component. And voila! You got yourself one … Continue reading Chocolate & Hazelnut Coffee Baklava

Chocolate Almond & Cranberry Biscotti

It’s December 23rd today and is one of the busiest days of the year, where everyone’s panic last minute shopping before the stores close for Christmas Day in Sweden. So in order to add to that craziness I decided to bake some biscotti. It’s fast to make and all you do is pop it in the oven (twice) while doing all your other errands easily. … Continue reading Chocolate Almond & Cranberry Biscotti

Gingerbread Cake Pop Log

Cake pops are so awesome. They basically save left over cake or cake that didn’t turn out super perfect. In Sweden (where I live) a version of the ‘cake pop’ has been around for ages.. called the ‘dammsugare’ which translates to vacuum cleaner.. not really sure how the name came about but I’m guess it’s the way it looks .. resembling a 60-70’s style vacuum … Continue reading Gingerbread Cake Pop Log

Saffron Buns with Almond Paste & Chocolate Chips!

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!

Klenor – Swedish Christmas Donut

*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

Gingerbread cupcakes with Cardamom meringue buttercream

So here is a a simple recipe for a seasonal treat, that is moist, delicious, bake-ahead (yes! you can bake these ahead, and freeze them for up to two weeks, just take it out and let them defrost for an hour, and voila! good as new!) gingerbread cupcakes topped with cardamom swiss meringue buttercream. Its closing in on the seasonal flavours now, and gingerbread can … Continue reading Gingerbread cupcakes with Cardamom meringue buttercream