SWEDEN


SWEDISH MEATBALLS WITH SWEET POTATO MASH
Swedish meatballs was one of the thing we often ordered when we went to IKEA. It’s yummy and they always have it on a special and you can see almost every diner at IKEA ordered Swedish meatballs with mashed potatoes. When I saw the Swedish meatballs recipe on Jamie Oliver’s […]

SWEDISH MEATBALLS WITH SWEET POTATO MASH


HASSELBACK ROASTED POTATOES
One of the top reasons why I wanted so bad to make this hasselback roasted potatoes was, they look so elegant and pretty. While the ingredient itself, the potato, is a humble ingredient, hasselback potatoes really kick it up a notch in presentation. Originated from Sweden, hasselback potatoes look sophisticately […]

HASSELBACK ROASTED POTATOES


30-MINUTE MEAL: SWEDISH FISH CAKES WITH AVOCADO SPROUT SALAD
I decided to give this Swedish fish cakes with avocado sprout salad a try from Jamie’s 30 Minute Meals cookbook with some modification on the salad. I think I’ve mentioned before that both my husband and I are not too big of a fan of cooked salmon. We love raw […]

30-MINUTE MEAL: SWEDISH FISH CAKES WITH AVOCADO SPROUT SALAD



GLAZED SALMON WITH WASABI SABAYON
The Glazed Salmon with Wasabi Sabayon recipe comes from the Aquavit and the New Scandinavian Cuisine cookbook by Marcus Samuelsson. This recipe is more of a gourmet approach. Marcus Samuelsson with his Swedish background, creates many wonderful recipes by fusing it with Asian ingredients (in this recipe). He actually used […]

GLAZED SALMON WITH WASABI SABAYON


RAGGMUNKAR/ SWEDISH POTATO PANCAKE
I learned about Raggmunkar from the Aquavit cookbook by Marcus Samuelsson. Raggmunkar is traditional Swedish potato pancakes similar to latkes or Swiss rosti. They are usually served with crisp thick-sliced bacon and lingonberries or with bleak roe (from a European freshwater fish) or salmon roe along with sour cream. I […]

RAGGMUNKAR/ SWEDISH POTATO PANCAKE