Icelandic Yule Lads II and Christmas Pie / Islandų Seniai Šalčiai ir kalėdinis pyragas

Þvörusleikir  (Spoon-Licker) came day before yesterday, December 15; Pottasleikir  (Pot-Scrapper) came yesterday, December 16; Askasleikir  (Bowl-Licker) comes today, December 17; This is a recipe of Jólakaka – Icelandic traditional Christmas pie: 200 g (1 and 2/3 cup) wheat flour; 1 ½  tsp. backing powder; ½  tsp. cardamom powder; 125 g (2/3 cup) sugar; 125 g … Continue reading

Icelandic Yule Lads / Islandų Seniai Šalčiai

There are thirteen Yule Lads in Iceland. They start to come one by one every day thirteen days before Christmas and leave the same way after Christmas. Kids are waiting for Yule Lads to come every day. Every Yule Lad brings a small gift into the shoe left on the windowsill. Last year I made … Continue reading

Package Designs I Like II/ Įpakavimo dizainas: tai, kas man patinka II

I like coffee. If coffee is good the package does not matter that much. If coffee is bad the package does not help to make it better. But there is a double pleasure: good coffee in a pretty package. Kaffitár is one of local coffee brands in Iceland with the most beautiful coffee logo and … Continue reading