Spoil her! From Sweden with love

Treat Mum to a delicious breakfast packed with love and see below for ideas for that perfect spoily gift for Mothering Sunday March 6th

Indulge her with eggs on avocado with grilled tomatoes followed by Swedish pancakes with seasonal fruits, cottage cheese, cinnamon and honey. And promise, don’t let her in the kitchen today!

Recipes, photography and styling by the amazing Liselotte Forslin

Eggs on avocado

Serves 1

½ avocado

1 egg, poached or fried

a handful of cherry tomatoes

olive oil

chiliflakes

flaky seasalt and fresh pepper

 

  1. Peel and slice the avocado in thin slices and arrange on a plate.
  2. Poach or fry an egg on one side.
  3. Cut the tomatoes in half and quickly grill or fry them in a little olive oil.
  4. Place the egg on the avocado and arrange the tomatoes around.
  5. Sprinkle on some chili flakes, salt and peppar and serve.

 

Learn how to poach an egg:

http://www.bbcgoodfood.com/videos/techniques/how-poach-egg

 

Swedish pancakes

This batch serves 4 people, you can make half a batch if you want.

Serve with cottage cheese, sliced blood oranges and kiwi, cinnamon, honey and pumpkin seeds on top.

150 g flour (2 ½ dl)

1 pinch of salt

600 ml milk (6 dl)

3 eggs

oil or butter for frying

To serve

Sliced blood oranges and kiwi

Cottage cheese

Ground cinnamon

Runny honey

Pumpkin seeds or nuts of your choice

 

  1. Mix the flour and the salt with half the milk using a whisk.
  2. Gradually add the rest of the milk until you have a smooth batter.
  3. Add the eggs and mix well.
  4. Melt a teaspoon of butter in a frying pan and add approximately 50 ml batter while swirling the pan so the batter cover the bottom in a thin layer.
  5. Cook for about 1-2 minutes then flip and cook another 30 seconds on the other side. 

 

Liselotte Forslin:  Food writer and recipe creator / Food stylist / Cook book author

liselotte@lisensskafferi.se

Get inspired: www.leparfait.se

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