Iceland is known for its many geothermal active areas. One of them is Laugarvatn. Literally translated to „lake of the hot spring“ and approximetly one hour drive from Reykjavík. Read here how creative usage Icelanders make of this heat from the middle of the earth. Geothermal Baking weiterlesen
Ich dachte nie, dass meine ersten beiden Rezepte, die ich in Island veröffentlichen werde, Süẞspeisen sein werden, da ich eher der herzhafte Typ bin. Aber so ist das eben, vor allem in Island: Man weiẞ nie, wie es kommt. Deswegen könnt ihr hier nun das Rezept zum Nachbacken für den isländischen Hjóbabandssæla finden.
Lummur is a very old Icelandic recipe, especially with the potato version. Back in the days potatoes were more common or available than flour. Lummur – Traditional Icelandic pancakes weiterlesen
I guess I have found my new favorite dish – it is called plokkfiskur and is a popular meal in Iceland after you had a lot of leftovers, especially to get rid of all the fish! Plokkfiskur weiterlesen
Say hello to winter: Today it is the official winter beginning in Iceland. And, even more important: Kjötsúpa or translated Meat Soup Day. To cook away some beginning winter blues, I recommend to prepare kjötsúpa. Kjötsúpa at Meat Soup Day weiterlesen
I never thought my first two recipes on my blog would be cakes as I am not really into sweet food. But ok, you never know. And that’s why you can find Hjónabandssæla, the so called Icelandic wedding cake right here. Icelandic Wedding cake weiterlesen
Here we go again. This time with my first Icelandic recipe. And its a sweet one. Although I am not in to desserts that much, this cake is too easy and delicious to leave it out. Skýr cake weiterlesen