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I love Cooking/baking!

But I can't read Swedish! Help

Crazy.Lee
post 7.Nov.2012, 09:41 AM
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Location: Malmö
Joined: 6.Nov.2012

I just moved here from South Africa and I have a wonderful gift to bake and cook but not so great with translating. Every time we go to the supermarket I see these really good looking foods on the food Magazines but I don't understand a word!
Any one with some good Swedish recipes, I would love it if you could share them with me!
What ever you have to share I will appieciate it.
Please try to include a picture if you can! wink.gif

Feel free to add links to recipes if you know a good web page.

Any one looking for South African food recipes I will be happy to share!! Just let me know.
Thanks
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HannahSwain
post 7.Nov.2012, 11:35 AM
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Location: Stockholm
Joined: 8.Apr.2012

Swedish recipes aren't all too hard to pick up. It's also a good way to practice your Swedish! smile.gif
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johnjohn
post 7.Nov.2012, 12:04 PM
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Joined: 10.Dec.2010

I have always been very curious about what you call this in South Africa. Is it called self-raising flour or self-rising flour and is it readily available?
 
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Crazy.Lee
post 7.Nov.2012, 12:36 PM
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Location: Malmö
Joined: 6.Nov.2012

Jip it is that's the South African version smile.gif
 
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Flutterbye
post 7.Nov.2012, 01:41 PM
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Location: United Kingdom
Joined: 11.Feb.2010

British version

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Puffin
post 7.Nov.2012, 03:43 PM
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Location: Dalarna
Joined: 5.Apr.2006

The absolute *bible* of Swedish baking is the book "sju sorters kakor" that has been republished many times since it was first published in 1945
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However this book that covers all types of cakes, cookies, buns, rusks and sweet breads is available is English from uk amazon- you can take a look inside online

http://www.amazon.co.uk/Swedish-Cakes-Cook...51&sr=8-1#_
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trumanshow
post 8.Nov.2012, 09:51 PM
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Joined: 8.Aug.2012

this might help you

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=zkWMcRlE1mQ
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BlackRocks
post 6.Dec.2012, 10:28 AM
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Joined: 6.Dec.2012

I’ll just go through my cook book and give the best I can find.
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Mo
post 6.Dec.2012, 10:45 AM
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Location: Stockholm
Joined: 30.Nov.2005

http://www.adlibris.com/se/product.aspx?isbn=9153426843

or from a Swedish supplier
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Svensksmith
post 6.Dec.2012, 03:10 PM
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Joined: 28.Jul.2011

Any Swedish recipies online can be copied into Google translate to at least give you a starting point.
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