In Sweden it is common to bake cakes and buns with saffron between the first Sunday of advent and Christmas. The cakes and buns are served as Swedish fika often together with coffee or tea. This is traditional chocolate balls but made with saffron instead.
This is a homemade recipe for one of the most common and popular Christmas candy in Sweden. Its tiny chocolate pralines served in small colorful aluminum molds. It only takes a few minutes to prepare and requires only 2-3 ingredients.
This is a traditional Swedish crumble pie is with the strawberries directly on the pie form and the crumbles on top. It is easy and quick to prepare. You can change to other berries or fruits and it will still be delicious. The best way to serve the pie is together with a vanilla sauce, vanilla cream or vanilla ice cream. It is possible to freeze the pie.
Looking for an inspiration for a different appetizer, mingle food or to bring on a picnic? Why not trying one of these cake salé, also known as salty bread or savory cake.
These breads are filled with different kinds of cheese and other salty ingredients.