Tag Archives: spelt flour

Cardamom Twists

This week started with a baking spree and ended with a baking spree. I’ve been doling out cinnamon buns and cardamom twists to spread the carb love and show how great Scandinavian baking really is. We have some of the … Continue reading

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Santa Lucia “Lussekatter” saffron buns

Every year in Scandinavia December 13th rolls round and marks Santa Lucia day when all kindergarten children up and down the land dress up in white robes and pointy white hats (!), carry candles and have an advent celebration with … Continue reading

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Chelsea Buns

  “Go to Fitzbillies when you arrive in Cambridge and try their Chelsea Buns. They’re amaaaaaaaazing…” I was reliably told by my friend’s dapper older brother with the floppy Hugh Grant-esque hair. As he was in his third year and … Continue reading

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Sunday baking to: (Get Your Kicks On) Route 66

On a grey and gloomy (not to mention unseasonably cold) Sunday I decided to make this the day of music and baking. Re-visiting Henry Mancini, Nat King Cole and Ella Fitzgerald on my iTunes/Spotify lists I plumped for Nat King … Continue reading

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