Christmas

Dasher’s Creamy Eggnog

Dasher’s Creamy Eggnog

I have had a ton of egg yolks in the fridge because of some macarons (see recipe here) I made. I didn’t know what to make of them until I figured I had forgotten the most essential Christmas drink of them all – the eggnog! […]

Crispy Fluffy Doughnuts (Smultringer)

Crispy Fluffy Doughnuts (Smultringer)

Crispy and fluffy doughnuts that are both delicious right out of the Dutch oven, and when they have cooled and the taste has properly developed. Perfect pair with a hot chocolate! Crispy and Fluffy Doughnuts are in Norway often used as […]

Orange Hot Chocolate

Orange Hot Chocolate

Hot chocolate infused with delicious winter flavors of orange and cinnamon. Perfect to snuggle next to the fireplace on cold winter days. This is my go to hot chocolate + cinnamon and orange zest. So easy! And it feels a little more festive. […]

Peppermint Mocha Macarons

Peppermint Mocha Macarons

Christmas is all about peppermint. I saw some pink macarons the other day and it made me think of making peppermint macarons for Christmas! These macarons are crunchy on the outside with a gooey, yummy inside with a peppermint […]

Saffron Buns for St. Lucy (Lussekatter)

Saffron Buns for St. Lucy (Lussekatter)

The saffron gives the buns a really bright and yellow color, as well as a very distinct taste. The taste of saffron is sweet and hay-like, and fits perfectly into these saffron buns for St. Lucy’s Day. I am so happy today! The snow is […]

Scandinavian Mulled Wine (Gløgg + Non-Alcohol Version)

Scandinavian Mulled Wine (Gløgg + Non-Alcohol Version)

Christmas. The time of the year when drinks get spiked with spices, time (should) slows down to just embrace the simple pleasure of being together. It is time for love, for comforting cookies and eggnog, and it’s time for mulled wine. […]

Norwegian Christmas Men (Julemenn)

Norwegian Christmas Men (Julemenn)

The crisp exterior and soft interior is such a satisfying texture, and the taste of Hartshorn is amazing in these cute Christmas Men! I directly translated the name of these cookies, because I like the name. It’s cute. These are cookies that we only […]

Tiramisu Cake with White Chocolate Mousse

Tiramisu Cake with White Chocolate Mousse

It’s December 1st! This means a few things in our family. First, it’s my sister’s birthday (Happy Birthday Ingvild), and second, it’s the beginning of a Christmas baking spree! We always begin with a birthday cake, obviously. And this year […]

Chocolate Coffee Cupcakes with Irish Baileys Frosting

Chocolate Coffee Cupcakes with Irish Baileys Frosting

Chocolate Coffee Cupcakes with Irish Baileys Frosting to get you in the Holiday spirit. The chocolate and coffee cupcakes are so moist and pairs incredibly with Baileys. It’s -1C (30F) here and it feels like -10C (14F), freezing as it is, […]

Healthy Spiced Pumpkin Soufflé with Maple Pecans and Cream Cheese

Healthy Spiced Pumpkin Soufflé with Maple Pecans and Cream Cheese

The pumpkin combined with the flavors of cinnamon, nutmeg, clove among others are just the pinnacle of Fall flavors, don’t you think? Earthy, sweet and spicy flavors that make me think of raging storms and falling leaves in a thousand different […]