Chanterelle and zucchini quiche

It is the mushroom season now and in the Finnish forest, you can find the nature’s gold, chanterelles. It is my absolute favorite mushroom. You can make so many delicious things with this yellow beauty. For example toast, soup, pies, etc… It seems like you need some kind of superpower […]

Korvapuusti – Finnish cinnamon buns

Korvapuusti or “Örfil” in Swedish is Finnish cinnamon buns. In English, they have that unusual name “Ear Slap”. An ear slap may hurt, but the bun is delicious 😉 These you find in most cafés in Finland. My mom has made them for as long as I can remember. Best […]

Corn pancakes

I have always loved corn. I like it with just butter and salt. I remember when I was visiting Munnar in India and we walked on a road there in Himalayas and these old woman were selling roasted corn next to the road. They had a small fire where they […]

Chicken Plov – Ukrainian style

One of the countries that lies close to my heart is Ukraine. I have a very close friend in Lviv that I always visit when I can. So far I think I have 9 Ukrainian stamps in my passport. When I visit Ukraine then I love going to restaurants that […]