quick, easy and healthy-ish recipes

New Year’s Eve

Rum & Campari Champagne Cocktail

Rum & Campari Champagne Cocktail

A twist on the Classic Champagne Cocktail, this Rum & Campari Champagne Cocktail is a bit more mellow with Rum & Campari in place of Cognac & Angostura Bitter. But don’t worry, the Champagne is still there! Looking for something else? Try a sparkling Cranberry […]

Your step-by-step New Year’s Eve Cooking Plan

Your step-by-step New Year’s Eve Cooking Plan

If you’ve been following along with the 2018 always use butter New Year’s Eve menu you know you have a great dinner in front of you. Now all that’s left is to pull it off… But don’t worry! I’m here to help – and over […]

Passion Fruit Gino – Passion Fruit & White Chocolate Fruit Bake

Passion Fruit Gino – Passion Fruit & White Chocolate Fruit Bake

A classic Gino is probably the most common New Year’s Eve dessert in Sweden. Not surprising, as it’s so easy to make and delicious enough to rival the best of them. This Passion Fruit Gino – in essence, a passion fruit & white chocolate fruit […]

Duck a l’Orange – Duck with Orange Sauce

Duck a l’Orange – Duck with Orange Sauce

A take on a classic Duck a l’Orange – Duck with Orange Sauce – these duck breasts are glazed in a deliciously sweet and subtly acidic honey, orange & rosemary sauce. Perfect for impressing your friends at your next dinner party (maybe New Year’s?) and […]

Rum-spiked Smoked Salmon Tartare

Rum-spiked Smoked Salmon Tartare

This Rum-spiked Smoked Salmon Tartare is the perfect quick & easy make ahead appetizer for New Year’s Eve, or any other dinner party. Delicious and sophisticated, it’s seasoned with spicy French Dijon mustard and a hint of rum, and topped with crispy fried capers that […]

The 2018 New Year’s Eve Menu

The 2018 New Year’s Eve Menu

So I know we’re all still getting used to the fact that December is here and we’re finally allowed to be all Christmassy, but seeing as New Year’s Eve is almost as close by, someone had to start thinking about it. And by “it”, I […]

Feta Stuffed Dates

Feta Stuffed Dates

These Feta Stuffed Dates are a perfect vegetarian mix of sweet and savory that will be a sure hit at your next dinner party, or why not include them in a tapas spread? Super easy to make they’re a dish you’ll be making over and […]

Dark Chocolate Salted Caramel Meringues

Dark Chocolate Salted Caramel Meringues

Dark Chocolate Salted Caramel Meringues are the upgraded Meringues you’ve waited for – sweet & perfectly crisp with delicious chocolate & caramel flavors, and just a hint of salt. It’s impossible to have just one! Or five. Or ten… Perfect to serve with the coffee […]

Easy Bacon Wrapped Dates

Easy Bacon Wrapped Dates

These Bacon Wrapped Dates will be the star of any dinner party or tapas spread – sweet & salty and just the right size, there’s just never enough of them! Most often, I split a pack of dates between making these and my other favorite […]