Chocolate

Swedish Chokladbollar

The tasty chokladboll, infamously once – and alas occasionally still – known as the negerboll, the humble chocolate ball when translated into English, is one of the most popular of all Swedish confections. As I have previously indicated, the Swedes possess a proclivity towards food days, and the chokladboll had its moment earlier this week: chokladbollens dag fell on Monday,…

Banana Cupcakes with Chocolate Icing

Banana Cupcakes with Chocolate Icing

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A Swedish Kladdkaka Recipe

A Swedish Kladdkaka Recipe

Kladdkaka translates from Swedish into English as ‘sticky cake’. The name refers to a chocolate cake that uses relatively little flour in relation to its quantities of sugar, butter and egg. Owing to this, to the mixing of the ingredients, and to the cooking time, the result is something with a sticky centre. It is a popular cake made often…