SMAKA – a Scandinavian restaurant in Central London

by Scandinavian mum

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Escape Central London, skyscrapers and busy streets and step into a Swedish forest… Smaka (meaning to taste in Swedish) is a Scandi-influenced all day restaurant and bar in Aldgate East, serving up a healthy breakfast and lunch as well as home cured salmon and the classic Swedish meatballs in the evening.

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The Cinnamon Bun Day 2016 – Where to buy Cinnamon buns in London!

by Scandinavian mum

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The official Cinnamon Bun Day is fast approaching and we thought we’d share where you can get hold of your sticky and oh’so delicious treats in London! We will be celebrating the cinnamon roll on Tuesday 4th of October, so make sure you check out our top ten list of delicious cinnamon buns in London.
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Nordic Mojito cocktail recipe from Danish restaurant Snaps & Rye

by Scandinavian mum

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The Danish restaurant’s Snaps & Rye signature cocktail, ‘Nordisk Mojito’ was one of the recipes revealed at the cocktail making master class at Skandium’s concession store at Selfridges this Saturday. We were treated to on hour of fun-filled cocktail making; with herb and ice crushing, mixing – and sampling the flavours of Summer!
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