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Swedish Saffron Muffins

Swedish Saffron Muffins

Saffron is the star ingredient in these Swedish muffins which have a lovely yellow colour . They have an almost savoury taste that’s punctuated by the sweetness of the raisins. When I haven’t had any raisins in the house I’ve also used dates which are equally delicious but not traditional. These are great for breakfast […]

Almond-Saffron cake

almond saffron cake

Ingredients 1/3 cup milk 1 jar saffron threads ( a generous 1/2 teaspoon) Grated zest of 1 orange ( about 2 teaspoons) 2 cups all-purpose flour* 1 teaspoon baking powder 1/2 teaspoon baking soda 1/8 teaspoon salt 1 cup butter, softened 1 (8-ounce/240ml) can or 1 cup almond paste 1 cup powdered sugar, extra for […]

Chocolate Saffron Pots de Creme with Honey Cream and Sea Salt

saffron choclate dessert

Serves 4 Ingredients 1 1/2 teaspoon honey 1 1/2 cups heavy whipping cream, divided 1/4 cup whole milk 1 pinch saffron threads (about 1/8 scant teaspoon) 2 1/2 ounces bittersweet chocolate, chopped 3 egg yolks 2 1/2 tablespoons sugar Flaky sea salt, such as Maldon Preheat oven to 325 C. Gently warm honey until it […]