Special Occasion

Vanilla Custard and Coconut Sweet Buns (Skoleboller)

Vanilla Custard and Coconut Sweet Buns (Skoleboller)

Vanilla custard and coconut sweet buns – sweet, fluffy and moist sweet buns with a woody and creamy vanilla custard center, drizzled in a thin layer of sugar frosting and shredded coconut. It has it all, and you’ll be sorry if you don’t try it. […]

Seriously Delicious Soft Cake with Apricot and Rum Cream (Skilpaddekake / Turtle Cake)

Seriously Delicious Soft Cake with Apricot and Rum Cream (Skilpaddekake / Turtle Cake)

Norwegian turtle cake – skilpaddekake – extremely creamy, with a subtle fresh flavor of apricot, perfumed and woody taste of delicious vanilla, rum and a soft cake with a thin layer of sweet frosting – it’s not a cake to be missed. […]

Lemon Blueberry French Toast Casserole with Cream Cheese

Lemon Blueberry French Toast Casserole with Cream Cheese

Lemon Blueberry French Toast Casserole with Cream Cheese. It’s got it all! Zingy lemon and blueberry, sharp cream cheese and soft ooey gooey bread. A sweet breakfast for a […]

Classic Irish Coffee for St. Patrick’s Day

Classic Irish Coffee for St. Patrick’s Day

A classic Irish coffee where bitter coffee and sweet brown sugar are tied together with a little zing of a good whiskey. Topped with smooth and velvety cream, enjoy! I […]

Peppermint Dark Chocolates for Valentine’s Day

Peppermint Dark Chocolates for Valentine’s Day

Valentine’s Day is getting close. I like to receive gifts that has been made a little effort in. That means, it just needs to look that way. These peppermint dark chocolates are almost as […]

Ginger Pear Bellini

Ginger Pear Bellini

The pear in this ginger pear bellini actually looks like gold flakes, so it really looks like your treating yourself (or your significant other) with the most expensive bellini ever. But no, only delicious ginger pear bellini! Valentine’s Day is […]

Dark Chocolate and Orange Layer Cake with Buttercream Frosting

Dark Chocolate and Orange Layer Cake with Buttercream Frosting

Dark chocolate and orange is a perfect flavor combination. Add in sponge cake and buttercream and it makes for a stunning cake! Happy Birthday to me! This is really the cake I made […]

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 […]

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 […]