Fatty Day – Semlor

All countries seems to have their own traditions regarding Shrove Tuesday, many of them involving eating various rich foods. It seems very common to eat pancakes at this day around the world and Britain is one of the places that celebrates “Pancake day”, another name for Shrove Tuesday, named so because of the extensive eating […]

The yellow gold of December – Swedish Lussecats

Did you ever bake with your mum when you were small? I did. Every December my mum would bake gingerbread (not always with home made dough but it was tasty all the same) and a particular, golden yellow type of bun that we call Lussebullar or Lussekatter, rolled into peculiar s-shapes and decorated with plump […]