If you ask a Finn what is the secret of getting through the cold and dark winter time – Glögi and candles would be the answer. Glögi is a kind of spiced Finnish version ..
As a child Haviva remembers her mother coming up from the garden carrying a bowl full of basil leaves. Once she would enter, the house would fill up with the amazing aroma of the basil in seconds.
Scandinavian baking is based on fresh seasonal ingredients –
So, reflecting on these values, there is nothing more Nordic than a blueberry pie in summer.