Glad midsommar!

It’s time to dance with the elves in the forests of Sweden!

Here’s a tasty summer cake to go with outdoor drinking and sunshine.


Cardamom Cake

Oven temperature: 350

1 c butter

2 eggs

1 1/4 c sugar

3 1/2 c flour

1 TB baking powder

2 1/2 tsp ground cardamom

1 1/4 c milk

Grease a 10 in round pan. Melt the butter and let it cool. Beat eggs and sugar until light yellow and very thick. Add flour, baking powder, cardamom, milk and melted butter, mixing until combined. Pour into prepared pan adn garnish with pearl sugar and almond slivers (its also good without garnish). Bake on a low oven rack for around 1 hour or until the center is cooked (mine takes a little more than an hour). Serve with fresh strawberries!