Lussekatter, Saint Lucia’s cats: saffron buns to make you glow


Warning: preg_match(): Compilation failed: invalid range in character class at offset 4 in /home/customer/www/eatyourselfgreek.com/public_html/wp-content/plugins/lightbox-plus/classes/shd.class.php on line 1384

Warning: preg_match_all(): Compilation failed: invalid range in character class at offset 4 in /home/customer/www/eatyourselfgreek.com/public_html/wp-content/plugins/lightbox-plus/classes/shd.class.php on line 700

Warning: Invalid argument supplied for foreach() in /home/customer/www/eatyourselfgreek.com/public_html/wp-content/plugins/lightbox-plus/classes/shd.class.php on line 707

Warning: preg_match_all(): Compilation failed: invalid range in character class at offset 4 in /home/customer/www/eatyourselfgreek.com/public_html/wp-content/plugins/lightbox-plus/classes/shd.class.php on line 700

Warning: Invalid argument supplied for foreach() in /home/customer/www/eatyourselfgreek.com/public_html/wp-content/plugins/lightbox-plus/classes/shd.class.php on line 707

Nordic baking part 2

In the view of festivities, there is another Christmas delicacy: lussekatter, Sankta Lucia cats. These saffron buns are baked for the 13th of December in observance of Sankta Lucia in Sweden and the rest of the Scandinavian countries. Yes, they are delicious.

Continue reading Facebooktwitterpinterestinstagramby feather

tsoureki braiding


Warning: preg_match(): Compilation failed: invalid range in character class at offset 4 in /home/customer/www/eatyourselfgreek.com/public_html/wp-content/plugins/lightbox-plus/classes/shd.class.php on line 1384

Warning: preg_match_all(): Compilation failed: invalid range in character class at offset 4 in /home/customer/www/eatyourselfgreek.com/public_html/wp-content/plugins/lightbox-plus/classes/shd.class.php on line 700

Warning: Invalid argument supplied for foreach() in /home/customer/www/eatyourselfgreek.com/public_html/wp-content/plugins/lightbox-plus/classes/shd.class.php on line 707

Warning: preg_match_all(): Compilation failed: invalid range in character class at offset 4 in /home/customer/www/eatyourselfgreek.com/public_html/wp-content/plugins/lightbox-plus/classes/shd.class.php on line 700

Warning: Invalid argument supplied for foreach() in /home/customer/www/eatyourselfgreek.com/public_html/wp-content/plugins/lightbox-plus/classes/shd.class.php on line 707

with lots of tips

IMG_4048

Greek Easter is here and I have thrown myself into a tsoureki making frenzy. Every household has a favourite recipe to make these sweet loafs, I have grandma Ntina’s that I posted last year. Of course I made some tsoureki again this year, braided one this time. I braided my tsoureki with two designs: with 6 strands for largers tsoureki and a more playfull and slightly easier braid with 2 strands for smaller tsoureki or for large and round tsoureki. Continue reading

Facebooktwitterpinterestinstagramby feather

Tsoureki, Easter brioche à la grecque


Warning: preg_match(): Compilation failed: invalid range in character class at offset 4 in /home/customer/www/eatyourselfgreek.com/public_html/wp-content/plugins/lightbox-plus/classes/shd.class.php on line 1384

Warning: preg_match_all(): Compilation failed: invalid range in character class at offset 4 in /home/customer/www/eatyourselfgreek.com/public_html/wp-content/plugins/lightbox-plus/classes/shd.class.php on line 700

Warning: Invalid argument supplied for foreach() in /home/customer/www/eatyourselfgreek.com/public_html/wp-content/plugins/lightbox-plus/classes/shd.class.php on line 707

Warning: preg_match_all(): Compilation failed: invalid range in character class at offset 4 in /home/customer/www/eatyourselfgreek.com/public_html/wp-content/plugins/lightbox-plus/classes/shd.class.php on line 700

Warning: Invalid argument supplied for foreach() in /home/customer/www/eatyourselfgreek.com/public_html/wp-content/plugins/lightbox-plus/classes/shd.class.php on line 707

 

tsoureki easter bread @eatyourselfgreek  Do you remember I was playing with dough last week? Well, I made tsoureki – a Greek-style brioche and an Easter trademark! There is no Greek Easter without tsoureki and it is fast approaching.
Continue reading Facebooktwitterpinterestinstagramby feather