Queen’s jam is the divine (or at least regal) mix of raspberries and blueberries.
Bondkakor, or Swedish farmer cookies, both look and sound modest. Nothing special, surely? But don’t be fooled.
Västerbotten cheese pie has become a Swedish classic in only a few decades.
Cold poached salmon is a typical Swedish summer dish that is just as delicious as it is convenient.
Chokladsnittar, or cut chocolate cookies, is one of the workhorse cookies that are part of the standard café selection.
“Swedish jam cookies” sounds too plain. Let’s be daring and use the direct translation for hallongrottor — “raspberry caves”.
The recipe to this tango cake from the 1920s comes from Elsa Anderssons Konditori in Norberg.
If you wanted to make it into Guinness Book of World Records, what would you do? Well, in 1985, a man named Hasse "Hasse P" Pettersson decided that he would put his slandered hometown Köping on the map again by making the world's longest sandwich cake, or...
Can’t guarantee the weather, but we’ll still have summer as long as there’s this cake.
Fond of pickled herring? Then you’ll love herring in mustard sauce.