Asian salad

The salad goes just as well with a piece of grilled meat as eating the salad with a nice piece of grilled fish. I love the flavor combinations in this Asian salad. Asian salad ingredients Serves 6-8 persons 400 grams frozen mango, or 2 fresh 1 bag of mozzarella 1/2 finely chopped red chili 1/2…

Poké bowl with salmon and sesame mayonnaise

You can make so many different varieties of poké bowls, this is one of my favorite poké bowls that I serve with a tasty sesame mayonnaise. If you do not like the sesame taste, you can serve your poké bowl with regular mayonnaise or some Japanese soy sauce. Poké bowl ingredients Serves 3-4 persons 3…

Lemon cake

I use both lemon zest and lemon juice in the lemon cake, which gives a really good and juicy lemon taste in the cake. The recipe is enough for 10-12 people. First comes the recipe for the cake, then you have the frosting a little further down. Lemon cake ingredients Zest of 2 scrubbed organic…

Raspberry jam cookies

Swedish jam cookies, I really like the gooey raspberry mass in the middle with the crispy little cake. Jam cookies are a Swedish classic that can be stored in a jar and they last for a while, unless someone eats them… Ingredients jam cookies 4.5 dl wheat flour 1 dl caster sugar 2 teaspoons vanilla…

Strandhotellet in Blokhus

The Beach Hotel in the little seaside town offers both a fantastic beach by Vesterhavet, and a great hotel with a fantastic Sunday brunch. It’s hard to believe that the hotel just opened in 2017! The hotel was built in an old traditional classic Danish bath hotel style. And you have wooden panels, nice classic…

Rasberry cupcakes

I just love raspberries, and these are summer packed into a cupcake. Easy to bake, and incredibly tasty! Raspberry cupcakes, 10-12 pieces You need the following for the cakes 100 grams of butter 2 eggs 2 dl powdered sugar 2.5 dl wheat flour 2 tsp baking powder 1 teaspoon vanilla sugar 3 tablespoons of milk…

Finnish sticks

A classic Swedish recipe for cookies, which for some reason is called Finnish Sticks. Finnish sticks ingredients, about 15-20 pieces 200 grams of room-tempered butter1/2 dl of caster sugar4.5 dl wheat flour4 bitter almonds finely grated2 tablespoons sweet almond shavings3 tbsp pearl sugar1 egg white Do like this Mix butter,sugar, and wheat flour by hand…

Syringa Slush

I love creating new cocktail recipes, and this is the last one for the season. For this one I have prepared the lilacs ice some hours before. Ingredients 1.5 dl strong lilacs cordial that you freeze for some hours with some lilac flowers if you have it? Lilacs cordial Recipe 4-6 cl vodka, I used…

Lemon cup cakes

You need the following for 8-10 lemon cupcakes Lemon zest from a clean scrubbed organic lemon 100 grams of butter 2 eggs 2 dl caster sugar 2.5 dl wheat flour 2 tsp baking powder 1 teaspoon vanilla sugar 1 tbsp milk 2 tablespoons freshly squeezed lemon juice muffin cups Instructions Heat the oven to 200…

The beautiful Islands Vallisaari and Kuninkaansaari

Just a short boat ride from Helsinki and you end up at this peaceful beautiful island. The island used to keep all the ammunition for the army in the old days. The island has always played an important role for the Finnish, Russian and Swedish naval defence in the old days. The island is full…