Recipe: German Lohplatz – Bacon Potato Cake

Recipe: German Lohplatz – Bacon Potato Cake

Lohplatz is a German dish from Hessen. To be honest I am German and I’ve never eaten or heard of it before. Last friday I had a game night (we played Risk) and I had the chance to eat Lohplatz there. It was delicious so…

Swedish cheesecake recipe – Ostkakans Dag!

Swedish cheesecake recipe – Ostkakans Dag!

Yet another Swedish pastry day has come. We had the Gustav Adolf Day, we had the Kladdkaka (chocolate mud cake) Day and today we have the Ostkakans (cheesecake) Day!! Ostkaka literally translates to “cheesecake”. Do not confuse it with the American cheesecake though. It’s more…

Recipe: Turkish Pizza – Lahmacun

Recipe: Turkish Pizza – Lahmacun

I just came home from a Turkish dinner and it was not only very nice but also very tasty. It’s been two month since I’ve last had Turkish food (3,50 € Döner Kebab, I miss you) so I’ve been especially eager all week for today.…

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…