Winter

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 […]

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 […]

Black Swan Cranberry Sangria

Black Swan Cranberry Sangria

I love Halloween, mostly because it’s an excuse to dress up and be something completely different. Get lost in a fantasy world and let go a little. Ever since I saw the 2010 Black Swan movie with Natalie Portman, I’ve been in love with that […]

Moroccan Butternut and Chevre Soup with Pomegranates and Ginger Coconut Cream

Moroccan Butternut and Chevre Soup with Pomegranates and Ginger Coconut Cream

  I wanted to share with you guys one of my absolute favorite soups. This is one of the reasons why I love the Fall season! It’s bursting with rich and comforting flavors such as the nutty butternut squash, the tart chevre, roasted garlic and […]

Curry Coconut Carrot Soup

Curry Coconut Carrot Soup

  Curry coconut carrot soup. So that’s a handful. Curry, coconut and carrots. This dish is both hearty and healthy – perfect on rainy Fall nights that not all of us want to realize are approaching. The spiciness and ginger heals those sore throats in no time. […]