Red Wine Poached Pear and Amaretto Frangipane Tart

Yup, I am the queen of procrastination. I had every intention of posting this recipe on Monday, but I guess life happened. And when I say ‘life’ what I really mean is coming home from work and reading Buzzfeed articles all evening happened. Girl obsessed. But yeah, I finally got round to writing it! SnapsContinue reading “Red Wine Poached Pear and Amaretto Frangipane Tart”

Strawberry Basil Linzer Torte

This weekend I got out the sunglasses and flip flops for the first time this year… I think that officially makes it summer. Am I right? To me, that means travelling, having nonstop BBQ’s, drinking cider in the sun, and eating strawberries. All of the strawberries.   I mean, June pretty much equals ‘Strawberry Season’. AndContinue reading “Strawberry Basil Linzer Torte”

Semla

Semlor (plural) – mini Swedish cardamom buns, usually associated with Shrove Tuesday (or Fat Tuesday). Now, this is may be quite late (ok, really reeeeally late), but I have it on good authority that these little darlings can be eaten in Sweden anytime from around New Year all the way to Easter! And Easter hasn’t comeContinue reading “Semla”