Swedish kamelbullar (camel buns)

Kamelbullar

Sometimes, when you stay in a different country with a different language, you see words that might sound a bit funny. Words that you have a completely different association with than the locals. During my … Read more

Swedish Fika Shake Recipe

Swedish Fika Shake – Recipe & Video

Let’s have a fika! If you have ever been to Sweden, you probably know how much the Swedes love their fika tradition – the multiple-times-a-day coffee break with pastry. More about Swedish fika, here. Next … Read more

Kanelbullar Cinnamon Bun Milk Shake

Cinnamon Bun (Kanelbullar) Milk Shake – Original Swedish Recipe (Very Easy)

Every year on October 4th, Swedes celebrate their kanelbullens dag, cinnamon bun/roll day. This pastry is an essential part of the Swedish fika (coffee break). All Swedes love it! Make your own Swedish cinnamon buns, here’s the … Read more

Swedish cinnamon buns recipe for kanelbullar

Original Swedish Cinnamon Buns Recipe – How to Make “Kanelbullar”

When you have a coffee break in Sweden, during work or leisure time, chances are high your Swedish colleague or friend will eat a kanelbulle, cinnamon bun. Also known as cinnamon roll or cinnamon snail. You … Read more

Swedish Meatballs Recipe - Köttbullar from Sweden

Traditional Swedish Food – What to Try and Avoid in Sweden

There is some traditional food in Sweden you should definitely try, because it’s really delicious. Then there is Swedish food which is rather disgusting, but you should try, because you might want to join the conversation about how … Read more

Drink like a Swede - How to be Swedish

Swedish Drinking Culture – Drink (Alcohol) Like a Swede

Swedes are like a bottle of vodka: from the outside they look unexcited, calm, pure like water, colorless. But once they open up… … you will probably detect a slight smell alcohol. In order to … Read more

fika, have a coffee - How to be Swedish

Fika – A Very Swedish Tradition – How to Fika Like a Swede

Fall in love with the concept of fika Fika is a big part of every Swedes everyday life. Basically, fika just means to hava a coffee. But it is so much more than just that. It has … Read more

Swedish meatballs recipe from Sweden

Swedish Meatballs (Köttbullar) – Traditional Recipe from Sweden

Every Swede has eaten them at least once in their life. And not only when going to a local IKEA store. It’s one of the most typical Swedish foods you can have on your plate: … Read more