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Butter Christmas Cinnamon Easy to make Hygge Porridge

Risengrød – Sweet Rice Porridge with Cinnamon-sugar

Every year for Christmas in Ayoe’s family Risengrød is served the night before Christmas (Dec. 23rd in Denmark) with cinnamon-sugar and a lump of butter that just melts in the hot porridge. Uumm! The porridge has been a tradition in Danish Christmas for many years since the beginning of the 1900’s and it has also developed into a dessert dish using the leftover rice porridge, which is called Risalamande. (see picture below). See the recipe here! To make the rice…

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Christmas Cookies Dessert Easy to make Egg Figs Ginger Hygge Nuts and seeds walnut

Walnut and Fig Christmas Cookies!

We just love Christmas because it is a wonderful time of year and it means more “hygge” (coziness) and more yummy food and treats. We have been playing around with different flavours of the well known White Christmas Cookies recipe and came up with this delicious flavour. Walnut and Fig Christmas Cookies are similar in the base to the White Christmas Cookies and they are so simple to make that everyone can do it. Even if you haven’t baked anything…

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Acorn squash Apple Bacon Bread Butter Cheese Dinner Recipe Easy to make Healthy Herbs Kale Parmesan Sage Shallots Soup veggies

Acorn Squash Soup with Kale and Bacon

Fall is coming and that means lots of pumpkin and squash recipes. This one is great with those early acorn squash. They are a bit smaller than other pumpkins, but have a great taste and mixed with kale and apples, you’ll have a lot of amazing flavours in this soup. You can easily make this ahead and just heat up the portion you are planning to eat. Ingredients: Serves 4-6 3 whole acorn squash 6 cloves garlic 6 shallots oil…

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Basil Cilantro Citrus Easy to make Healthy Herbs Lemon Lime Nuts and seeds Parmesan Parsley Pine nuts

Pesto sauce with Basil

Buying pesto is usually pretty good, but imagine making your own!!! From your own homegrown basil!! Wow and yum! It is perfectly fine to play around with the ingredients and add other flavours too your pesto, but this is a basic recipe that we often make and love to add to pasta dishes. Ingredients: 45g (2 cups) basil leaves 1-2 garlic cloves 45g (1/3 cup) pine nuts 100g (1/2 cup) Parmesan cheese 1 teaspoon lemon juice, maybe you need more…

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Almond Cake cashews Chocolate Coconut Cookies dates Dessert Easy to make Figs Hazelnut Healthy Nuts and seeds peanut Pistachio Pistachios raisins snacks spices sunflower seeds tahini walnut

Spice Bars

Spice bars are an easy and healthy snack for you and your children. Bring it on trips, long or short, to stay energized and focused. It provides great nutrition and is much healthier than sugary snacks ☺ Feel free to play around with your favourite ingredients and make it your own. Maybe even make it a special treat and cover it with chocolate!   Ingredients: Dates Raisins Tahini Cashews Almonds Hazelnuts Pumpkin seeds Sunflower seeds Coconut flakes Spices: Ground ginger…

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