Harvest time

Late summer in Norway – or is it already autumn? – is a beautiful time. As the days turn shorter and colder, the air gets crisp and bright. It is time for harvesting. The woods abound with mushrooms and berries. It is time for looking after the “forest gold”, chanterelles, and other delicious species, first…

Waiting for blueberries…

I have always loved picking berries. When I was a kid, I rather spent the evening picking blackcurrants and gooseberries in the garden than watching TV. Mom encouraged me: “Your little fingers are so agile. You harvest without damaging the berries.” I did not need much encouragement though. What a pleasure to taste berries while…

Rochers coco

What do you do when you are left with egg whites? Coco rocks! Ingredients: a few egg whites; weight them. around the same weight of grated coconut the same weight of sugar or a little less 1/4 (in weight) of flour For 20 coco rocks, I used the whites of 6 large eggs (around 230g), 250g…