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    Updated on Jul 19, 2018. Posted on Jul 28, 2016

    17 Beautiful Swedish Desserts You Should Try ASAP

    Swedes know what's good.

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    1. Almond Caramel Cake (Toscakaka)

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    Almond AND caramel? Yes, please!

    Recipe here.

    2. Cinnamon Buns Cake With Almond Paste and Vanilla Custard (Butterkaka)

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    This is literally a cake made of cinnamon buns. And if that's not enough for you, they added some almond paste and vanilla custard to top it all!

    Recipe here.

    3. Swedish Oatmeal Crisp Cookies (Havreflarn)

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    AKA "the amazing cookies you buy at Ikea". Why don't you save yourself a trip and make them yourself?

    Recipe here.

    4. Semlor

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    Semlor are cardamon-flavored buns filled with almond paste and whipped cream. If you need more convincing, you're not worthy of these beauties.

    Recipe here.

    5. Blueberry Yoghurt Cake

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    Look at that cake and tell me you don't want to stuff your face with it right now.

    Recipe here.

    6. Rhubarb Cake (Rabarberkaka)

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    Swedes know that rhubarb is the best, so they put it everywhere in the Spring, including this gluten-free cake.

    Recipe here.

    7. St. Lucia Saffron Buns (Lussekatter)

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    A winter classic that should really be enjoyed all year long!

    Recipe here.

    8. Saffron Pancakes (Saffranspannkaka)

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    You know what's even better than your Sunday pancakes? Oven-baked saffron pancakes served with jam and whipped cream.

    Recipe here.

    9. Swedish Cheesecake (Ostkaka)

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    Swedish cheesecake is lighter than its American counterpart and has a nice taste of almond. It's usually served with some berry jam (like lingonberry or cloudberry), although this version calls for caramel and apples.

    Recipe here.

    10. Swedish Chocolate Cake (Kladdkaka)

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    This sticky chocolate cake is what dreams are made of.

    Recipe here.

    11. Swedish Cinnamon Rolls (Kanelbullar)

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    Sweden is the birthplace of cinnamon rolls, so it's really no surprise that they have the best ones there.

    Recipe here.

    12. Princess Cakes (Prinsesstårta)

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    These layer cakes, filled with sponge cake and pastry cream, are both ridiculously pretty and ridiculously good.

    Recipe here.

    13. Swedish Chocolate And Mocha Biscuits (Chokladbiskvier)

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    Little bites of chocolaty heaven.

    Recipe here.

    14. Thick Almond Pancake (Ugnspannkaka)

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    This light and creamy Swedish bake is so easy to make, and it's the perfect treat on a lazy Sunday.

    Recipe here.

    15. Spiced Parsnip Cake (Palsternackskaka)

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    Sick of carrot cake? Try parsnip!

    Recipe here.

    16. Ginger Cookies (Pepparkakor)

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    These cookies taste and smell exactly like Christmas (in a good way).

    Recipe here.

    17. Summer Berries Pie

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    Swedes LOVE their berries (wild berry picking is basically a national sport). And what better way to enjoy summer berries than a classic pie?

    Recipe here.