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Kalashus Med Choklad (Chocolate Cottage)

Cooking time: 20-25 mins.
Preparation time: 30-35 mins.
Main cooking utensils: 2 6- to 7-in. Square cake pans
Oven temperature: 375°F
Oven position: toward top

For 8-10 servings you need:
¾ cup butter
¾ cup sugar
3 eggs
1½ cups all-purpose flour
1½ teaspoons baking powder
2 tablespoons unsweetened cocoa

Decoration:
Chocolate butter frosting

¾ cup butter
3 cups sifted confectioners sugar
2 1-oz. squares semisweet chocolate, melted
2 eating apples
little lemon juice
1 marshmallow

  1. Cream together butter and sugar until soft and light.
  2. Gradually beat in eggs.
  3. Fold in sifted flour, baking powder, and cocoa.
  4. Put in the two greased and lined pans and bake until firm to the touch.
  5. When cool, cut a 2-inch slice from each square for the roof.
  6. Cream the butter and beat in the confectioners’ sugar.
  7. Take 1/4 cup of frosting for the piping.
  8. Add melted chocolate to the remainder and beat well.
  9. Sandwich cakes together with some of the frosting to form the house.
  10. Place smaller pieces together on top to form roof.
  11. Cover entire cake with chocolate frosting.
  12. Pie the reserved white frosting in the shape of a door and window. Any left over may be used to pipe a border around the bottom of the house.
  13. Place sliced apple dipped in lemon juice on roof to form slates. Top with a marshmallow chimney.

PRINTED IN CANADA. © Copyright Paul Hamlyn Ltd. 1967

Fyllda gratinerade lökar/Stuffed Onions au Gratin

Preparation time: approx. 20 min
Browning time: 4-5 min.
Oven temperature: 275° or grill

Ingredients: (4 pers)
4-6 big yellow onions
4-5 eggs
1 tbsp butter or margarine
3 tbsp cream
salt and white pepper
8 wiener sausage
5-6 tbsp grated cheese

Preparation:

  1. Peel the onions and boil them in salted water until almost soft.
  2. Let the onions cool and cut off the top third with a sharp knife. Carefully remove the bulbs from the middle, saving a peel of 1-2 cm.
  3. Chop the onion innards and fry them in the shortening.
  4. Whisk together the eggs with the cream, salt and pepper, and pour the egg mixture into the onion stew. Scrape from the bottom with a wooden spoon or spatula until the egg whites hold together fairly well.
  5. Fill the onions with the egg mixture and place in a greased ovenproof dish.
  6. Place the wiener sausage between the onions and sprinkle grated cheese over everything.
  7. Brown and serve immediately with bread and green salad.

© Hemmets Journal AB S/F/1


Recipe translated by Google Translate.

Sillcocktail (Herring Cocktail)

Cooking time: approximately 10 min

Ingredients: (4 pers)
1 small head of lettuce
1 can paprika salad
1 herring fillet or 1 can of pickled herring
1 can black caviar
4 raw egg yolks

Sauce:
1 tablespoon vinegar
1 tablespoon oil
1 teaspoon mustard
3-4 tablespoons cream
salt, white pepper

Preparation:
1. Finely shred the rinsed salad and put it together with paprika strips at the bottom of a serving glass.

2. Cut the herring into thin pieces and spread on top.

3. Stir together vinegar oil and spices. Add the cream while stirring and moisten the salad with this sauce.

4. Add the caviar and top with a raw egg yolk.

5. Garnish with a thin slice of lemon.


© Hemmets Journal AB S/H/2


Poorly translated from the original Swedish by Google Translate.

Blomkål Med Currysås (Cauliflower With Curry Sauce)

Cooking time: approximately 30 min

Ingredients: (4 pers.)
1 large head of cauliflower
Water
Salt
1 packet frozen peas
2 hardboiled eggs

Sauce:
1 tablespoon margarine
2 tablespoons flour
1-2 teaspoons curry
approximately 3 dl vegetable broth
1 egg yolk
½ dl cream
1½ hg frozen shrimp
salt
white pepper
cut dill

Preparation:
1. Clean the cauliflower head and cook it until just and evenly soft in lightly salted water.
2. Fry margarine and curry for the sauce, stir in the flour, and dilute with vegetable broth a little at a time. Let the sauce cook for a few minutes.
3. Heat the sauce with the egg yolk stirred in the cream. Mix in the prawns and take the pan off the heat. Season to taste.
4. Place the cauliflower on a heated plate and pour the curry sauce over it. Sprinkle with dill.
5. Garnish with halved hard-boiled eggs and peas.

Approximately 325 calories per portion.


Translation from original Swedish via Google Translate


© Hamlyn Group/Hemmets Journal AB S/C/1

Gästgivarsmörgås (Innkeeper’s Sandwich)

Cooking time: approx. 20 min

Ingredients (4 pers.)
2 hectograms beef sirloin
1 egg yolk
approx. ½ deciliter cream
1 tablespoon chopped beetroot
1 tablespoon chopped onion
1 tablespoon capers
salt and white pepper
4 slices white bread
3 tablespoons butter or margarine
4 eggs
8 anchovy fillets

Preparation:
1. Mix together the mince with egg yolk and cream.

2. Mix in finely chopped beetroot, onion, capers, salt and pepper.

3. Sparingly spread butter on the bread slices.

4. Put 1/4 of the stuffing on each sandwich and shape with your hands.

5. Fry the mince side first, but not too quickly.

6. Then flip the sandwich and let the bread side soak up the frying fat.

7. Fry the eggs lightly and place a couple of anchovies around each yolk.

8. Garnish each steak with anchovy fillets.

9. Serve with a green salad.


Translation of original Swedish recipe card courtesy of Google Translate.


© Hemmets Journal AB S/B/3