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Spanish Tortilla

Recipe inspired by “Pippi Longstocking” by Astrid Lingren “Once upon a time in Spain there was a little bull and his name was Ferdinand. All the other little bulls he lived with would run and jump and butt their heads together, but not Ferdinand. He liked to sit just quietly and smell the flowers.” He…

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Cardamom Buns (Kardemummabullar) - Let's Taco Bout It Blog

Cardamom Buns (Kardemummabullar)

Recipe inspired by the book “Pippi Longstocking” by Astrid Lingren “A few feet above the ground the oak divided into two branches and right there was a place just like a little room. Before long all three children were sitting there. Over their heads the oak spread out its crown like a great green roof….

Dark Chocolate Dipped Wafer Cookies

Recipe inspired by the “Wyrd Sisters” by Terry Pratchett “Destiny was funny stuff, he knew. You couldn’t trust it. Often you couldn’t even see it. Just when you knew you had it cornered, it turned out to be something else—coincidence, maybe, or providence. You barred the door against it, and it was standing behind you….

Waldorf Salad

Recipe inspired by the book “The Great Gatsby” by F. Scott Fitzgerald “And as I sat there brooding on the old, unknown world, I thought of Gatsby’s wonder when he first picked out the green light at the end of Daisy’s dock. He had come a long way to this blue lawn, and his dream…

Champagne Sabayon

Recipe inspired by the book “The Great Gatsby” by F. Scott Fitzgerald “There was music from my neighbor’s house through the summer nights. In his blue gardens men and girls came and went like moths among the whisperings and the champagne and the stars.” “At high tide in the afternoon I watched his guests diving…

Cauliflower Soup

Cauliflower Soup

Recipe inspired by the book “The Handmaid’s Tale” by Margaret Atwood “But what did it mean?” I say. “Which?” he says. “Oh. It meant, ‘Don’t let the bastards grind you down.’ I guess we thought we were pretty smart, back then.” “I force a smile, but it’s all before me now. I can see why…

Soupe au Pistou

Recipe inspired by the book “Le Petit Prince” by Antoine de Saint-Exupéry “Indeed, as I learned, there were on the planet where the little prince lived– as on all planets– good plants and bad plants. In consequence, there were good seeds from good plants, and bad seeds from bad plants.” “But seeds are invisible. They…