Scandinavian almond cake...one of my favorite things for a Chistmas home

Scandinavian almond cake...one of my favorite things for a Chistmas home

Traditional Scandinavian Almond Cake (Frugal Bites). This moist, delicious recipe is full of rich almond taste. Plus, it's frugal and easy to make.

Traditional Scandinavian Almond Cake (Frugal Bites). This moist, delicious recipe is full of rich almond taste. Plus, it's frugal and easy to make.

Norewegian Krumkake: Prep Time: 10 Minutes, Plus 10 Minutes Resting  Cook Time: 1½-1¾ Hours  Makes: 24 Krumkaker

Norewegian Krumkake: Prep Time: 10 Minutes, Plus 10 Minutes Resting Cook Time: 1½-1¾ Hours Makes: 24 Krumkaker

Scandinavian Almond Cake. This is the BEST dessert! I had to make it three times over the Christmas holiday because it was so popular. Tonight I tried it with lemon extract instead of almond and it was delicious, too!

Scandinavian Almond Cake. This is the BEST dessert! I had to make it three times over the Christmas holiday because it was so popular. Tonight I tried it with lemon extract instead of almond and it was delicious, too!

Swedish Almond Cake: a recipe so old, the mold you bake it in was made in East Germany.

Swedish Almond Cake: a recipe so old, the mold you bake it in was made in East Germany.

'World's Best Cake' - A Norwegian Classic! ... Sweet Paul recipe.  Per reviewer: I placed the pan on the lower-third rack position instead of the middle-rack position in a 9x13" pan. Turned out beautifully!

'World's Best Cake' - A Norwegian Classic!

'World's Best Cake' - A Norwegian Classic! ... Sweet Paul recipe. Per reviewer: I placed the pan on the lower-third rack position instead of the middle-rack position in a 9x13" pan. Turned out beautifully!

Rabarbrakake - Norwegian Rhubarb Cake, not to sweet, beautiful topped with a little whipped cream

Rabarbrakake - Norwegian Rhubarb Cake, not to sweet, beautiful topped with a little whipped cream

Easy apple cake: Ingredients:  3 eggs  1 cup of sugar  1 cup of flour  3 big apples  sugar and cinnamon for the apples

Easy apple cake: Ingredients: 3 eggs 1 cup of sugar 1 cup of flour 3 big apples sugar and cinnamon for the apples

Old-world traditions shape cookies flavored with ingredients that have long brightened Scandinavian winters.

11 Scandinavian Christmas Cookie Recipes

Old-world traditions shape cookies flavored with ingredients that have long brightened Scandinavian winters.

Aebleskiver are traditional Danish pancakes that are cooked in a special stovetop pan with half-spherical molds. Eggs, buttermilk, flour, and sugar form the base of this recipe that has an interesting Danish history and traditional use.

Aebleskiver are traditional Danish pancakes that are cooked in a special stovetop pan with half-spherical molds. Eggs, buttermilk, flour, and sugar form the base of this recipe that has an interesting Danish history and traditional use.

Despite my half-breed Scandinavian heritage, I had never heard of Scandinavian Almond Cake until recently.  My favorite neighbor, and full-blooded Norwegian Paul Knutson, told me about it. His family made us corn bread in this odd-shaped pan, and said it was their pan for Norwegian Almond Bread. I had never heard of such a thing. I did a little research online and then asked to borrow the pan so I could add this to my culinary repertoire. (you can purchase  {Read More}

Despite my half-breed Scandinavian heritage, I had never heard of Scandinavian Almond Cake until recently. My favorite neighbor, and full-blooded Norwegian Paul Knutson, told me about it. His family made us corn bread in this odd-shaped pan, and said it was their pan for Norwegian Almond Bread. I had never heard of such a thing. I did a little research online and then asked to borrow the pan so I could add this to my culinary repertoire. (you can purchase {Read More}

Make this wonderful Swedish almond cake in a Swedish cake pan and it will look like it took you hours to prepare!  (Note:  This recipe can be temperamental.  Make sure that you do this when weather is consistent, not too wet or too dry for best results!)

Traditional Swedish Almond Cake Slices

Make this wonderful Swedish almond cake in a Swedish cake pan and it will look like it took you hours to prepare! (Note: This recipe can be temperamental. Make sure that you do this when weather is consistent, not too wet or too dry for best results!)

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