Category Archives: Nordic

Pebernodder (Ginger nuts)

A late, but nonetheless belated merry christmas! In case you hadn’t gotten quite enough sweet treats during christmas, here’s a recipe on the Danish version of ginger nuts, called pebernødder. Literally translated it means pepper nuts and does indeed contain

Pebernodder (Ginger nuts)

A late, but nonetheless belated merry christmas! In case you hadn’t gotten quite enough sweet treats during christmas, here’s a recipe on the Danish version of ginger nuts, called pebernødder. Literally translated it means pepper nuts and does indeed contain

Celeriac Soup

Lately I’ve been eating nothing but bowls of soup everyday. It’s not because I’m sick or anything. It’s because it gets dark outside at about 4 PM and it makes me sad and lazy. So there’s just something very comforting and easy

Celeriac Soup

Lately I’ve been eating nothing but bowls of soup everyday. It’s not because I’m sick or anything. It’s because it gets dark outside at about 4 PM and it makes me sad and lazy. So there’s just something very comforting and easy

Jerusalem artichoke and potato soup

The jerusalem artichoke or sunchoke is a great little knobbly root vegetable that has a lovely earthy taste. It somehow tastes very fall-like to me and as the cold weather starts to get more intense what better way to warm

Jerusalem artichoke and potato soup

The jerusalem artichoke or sunchoke is a great little knobbly root vegetable that has a lovely earthy taste. It somehow tastes very fall-like to me and as the cold weather starts to get more intense what better way to warm

Dreamcake

A fluffy moist sponge with a sweet coconut topping, this is a Danish Dreamcake perfect for summer… actually it’s not very seasonal at all, which means it’s perfect for any day of the year as an afternoon coffee or tea cake.

Dreamcake

A fluffy moist sponge with a sweet coconut topping, this is a Danish Dreamcake perfect for summer… actually it’s not very seasonal at all, which means it’s perfect for any day of the year as an afternoon coffee or tea cake.

Marshmallow kisses

Marshmallow kisses are a treat that I’ve only seen in Scandinavia and Germany and wonder whether the marshmallow kisses of Canada and the US are the same? Here in Northern Europe (specifically Denmark, where I’m from), a marshmallow kiss was

Marshmallow kisses

Marshmallow kisses are a treat that I’ve only seen in Scandinavia and Germany and wonder whether the marshmallow kisses of Canada and the US are the same? Here in Northern Europe (specifically Denmark, where I’m from), a marshmallow kiss was

Beetroot salad

Beetroot was something I stopped eating after experimenting with it in a gratin once. The whole thing turned expectedly pink/reddish. However unexpectedly I felt sick just looking at it and although I tried eating it, I ended up throwing the

Beetroot salad

Beetroot was something I stopped eating after experimenting with it in a gratin once. The whole thing turned expectedly pink/reddish. However unexpectedly I felt sick just looking at it and although I tried eating it, I ended up throwing the

Coarse buns

Coarse buns Makes about 9-12 50 g of yeast (1 yeast cube) 1 dl of vegetable oil 5 dl of milk 1 tsp of salt 3 dl of fine oatmeal 300 g of rye flour 300 g of wheat flour

Coarse buns

Coarse buns Makes about 9-12 50 g of yeast (1 yeast cube) 1 dl of vegetable oil 5 dl of milk 1 tsp of salt 3 dl of fine oatmeal 300 g of rye flour 300 g of wheat flour