Kladdkakans Dag – Swedish Chocolate Mud Cake Recipe

Kladdkakans Dag – Swedish Chocolate Mud Cake Recipe

Today is Kladdkakans Day one of many other pastry days in Sweden. Yesterday for instance was Gustav Adolf Day! Kladdkaka is a Swedish dense and incredibly fudgy chocolate cake. The special thing about it is its soft and gooey center. It is usually served with whipped…

Gustav Adolfs dagen: A Swedish pastry day

Gustav Adolfs dagen: A Swedish pastry day

Sweden has a lot of pastry  days like the Kladdkaka day tomorrow. Today though in memory of  King Gustav II Adolf death in 1632 is Gustav Adolf day were Gustavus Adolphus cake is eaten. Gustav II Adolph, was the King of Sweden from 1611 to 1632. He is often regarded as…

Pumpkin Carving for the first time!

Pumpkin Carving for the first time!

First time pumpkin carving. Admittingly I did try to carve a pumpkin last year actually. After cutting myself several times and covering my pumpkin full with blood I stopped trying to chop the top off though. So I don’t count that experience. In hindsight it…

Swedish Taco Fredag (Taco Friday)

Swedish Taco Fredag (Taco Friday)

Tacos… seem to be a common weekend meal in Sweden. I just had some this weekend (Saturday) for example. The Swedes even have the well established “Taco Fredag” (taco friday), when Sweden gathers around the dining table to eat a good taco. Also local supermarkets…