This simple recipe provides two tasty loaves that are nice both to give away and serve yourself. Wrap them in nice paper and decorate with a nice bow. A nice gift that is guaranteed to be well received.
Tip: Yeast baking is always best fresh out of the oven, but it’s also suitable for freezing. Make a large portion if you have room for a couple in the freezer.
A popular Scandinavian yeast bakery recipe found on joker.no
Crescents like these, fine or wholemeal, filled or not are very popular in Scandinavia and can be bought at most bakers and large grocers. More often than not you can buy them spread with cheese or cheese and ham at most cafés here too.
A Japanese chicken recipe found in “Asia – En Kulinarisk Reise” (A Culinary Voyage) published by Grøndahl Dreyer in 1987
The fine flavor combination of sake (rice liquor) and goma (sesame seeds) gives a real flair to the tender chicken meat. For the sauce used ground, toasted sesame seeds or the Middle Eastern tahini paste. You can also use peanut butter, although this ingredient is not quite as authentic.
A recipe found in “Cappelens Internasjonale kjøkken – Indonesia” (Cappelen’s International Kitchen – Indonesia) published in 1994
This particular recipe is from Sumbawa. Sumbawa is an Indonesian island, in the middle of the Lesser Sunda Islands chain, with Lombok to the west, Flores to the east, and Sumba further to the southeast. It is part of the province of West Nusa Tenggara, but there are presently steps being taken by the Indonesian government to turn the island into a separate province. Traditionally the island is known as the source of sappanwood used to make red dye, as well as honey and sandalwood. Its savanna-like climate and the vast grassland is used to breed horses and cattle.