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17 Swedish Food Souvenirs to bring back to your home country

17 Swedish Food Souvenirs to bring back to your home country

Coming to Sweden and want to learn more about national food? Or leaving it soon and are thinking about what to bring back to your beloved ones for christmas? This food souvenirs guide might just be the right thing for you. Whenever I go abroad…

Swedish Wienerbrödets Dag

Swedish Wienerbrödets Dag

November has the most Swedish pastry days in the year. As a recap: In the first week we had the “Kladdkakans Dag“, in the second week “Chokladens” Dag and the third week “Ostkakans Dag“. This week we are celebrating the Wienerbrödets! Every year on 22nd…

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.…

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…