TUNA SASHIMI WITH MANGO AND AVOCADO SALLAD

      Today I made a simple, fast and a healthy dinner! I love tuna and it is so good that you can buy a real good tuna bite from the fish store here in Iceland. :) You need: 2-4 avocados 1 large mango 1/2 – 1 red chilli (finely chopped) 1 pot coriander…

BAKED APPLE AND ROSEMARY CHICKEN WITH ROOT VEGETABLES

This was so good! Had a cleaning day here at home, so I took the opportunity to make a dinner that simply takes care of itself in the oven. :) Love the mixture with potatoes, parsnips and carrots, such a fine combination. And with this I did a juicy chicken. So yummy. And if you want…

HALFBAKED CHOCOLATEMOUSSE WITH CARAMELIZED NUTS

     This good recipe I found at Roy Fares website, he makes the world’s most delicious desserts and all sorts of pastries. I really love all kind of mousse, but nothing beats chocolate mousse, my number 1 favorite! :) You need: 80 g chocolate 70% 80 g butter, salted 2 egg yolks 3 egg white…

FLANKSTEAK WITH HASSELBACK POTATOES WITH TARRAGON CREAM

Flank steak is so easy to prepare, and it’s a really juicy piece of meat, and should preferably be served medium rare ;) For this I made hasselback potatoes, it’s nice with some variation of potatoes and not just eat potato wedges all the time haha. Serve this with the good tarragon cream. The perfect…

LAMB BURGERS WITH ROASTED GARLIC POTATOES AND TZATSIKI

This was our dinner today :) I’m always trying to find different recipes and change it and mix it together, make it a little more like my own. :) You need too try this dish! Lamb mincemeat: 500g minced lamb 3/4 dl cream 1 clove garlic, pressed 3/4 dl freshly grated breadcrumbs 2 teaspoons dried…

FLYING JACOB “FLYGANDE JACOB”

  Flying Jacob is the name of this dish and it’s a true Swedish classic. This is a favorite at our house, it’s so good and super easy to make! :) You need: 1 grilled chicken (you can also use chicken filé) 1 pack of bacon 3 dl of cream 1-1.5 dl sweet chili sauce…

BUDAPEST PASTRY

There is much you miss when you do not live in Sweden anymore, as these lovely pastries, this is one of my favorites, so amazingly good and they can not be found anywhere here in Iceland! So had to make my own instead, so now I’ve learned that! :) Ingredients 1 dl granulated sugar 1.5 dl…

PASTA WITH TOMATO, MASCARPONE AND BACON

A super fast and delicious pasta, perfect weekday dish that everyone will definitely like! :) Ingredients 400 g pasta 5 large tomatoes 1 silver onion, goes well also with plain yellow onion 2 cloves garlic 1 package of bacon 1 large handful fresh basil salt and freshly ground black pepper 1 dl mascarpone plenty of parmesan Do…

CRISPY PORK WITH HOISIN SAUCE

So good with fried pork with an asian sauce dressing. Easy to do as well!!  You can buy everything at a regular grocery store. :) INGREDIENTS RICE 4 cups jasmine rice about 7 cups water 1 tablespoon toasted sesame seeds TENDERLOIN 800 g of pork loin 1 dl corn flour or potato flour 2 dl…

PAVLOVA WITH LIME- AND PASSIONCURD

   This is the summery pavlova I made the other day, and it was super good, especially with this tasty lime and passioncurd! You need: MARINGUE BOTTOMS 3 pcs egg whites 3 cups powdered sugar 1 teaspoon lemon juice 2 tsp cornflour Lime and passionfruit curd 2 limes (zest of one and the juice of…

HERB MARINATED PORK WITH ARTICHOKE CREAM

I did this summer dish this week, it’s so good! I grilled the pork tenderloin but you can also fry it and then use the oven. :) The tenderloin is served cold so you can easily prepare the dinner early if you want. For this I had roasted potatoes in the oven. :) You need: …

QUICK AND SIMPLE BEARNAISE SAUCE

       This is a super easy recipe for a cold bearnaisesauce that no one can fail with. :) You need: 250 grams of butter 2 tablespoons red wine vinegar salt and white pepper, for taste 4 egg yolks 2 tablespoons sour cream 2 tablespoons chopped fresh tarragon and parsley (or to taste) Melt the butter over…