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SWEDISH SEMLA

The Swedish Fat Tuesday buns or Lenten buns are known as Semla. Delicious sweet cardamom buns filled with almond filling and whipped cream. But you can make these other times also

Milk.  Yeast Sugar Butter Ground cardamom Salt Bread flour

INGREDIENTS FOR BUNS

Marzipan Milk Crushed almonds Bitter almond aroma

FILLING INGREDIENTS

To make a slurry, add: warm milk  yeast  sugar  some flour  salt 

Step one

Add rest of flour and knead to get viscosity

Step two

Add the room temperature soft butter and keep kneading for 10 minutes

Step three

4.Let your dough rest for 30 minutes.  5.Make small round buns 6.Let the buns rise 7.Give an eggwash 8.Bake at 400F 15 minutes  

Steps four-eight

Whip your heavy cream. Make the almond filling by mixing ingredients together.   

Make the fillings

Cut the hat from the bun Fill almond paste in the middle   

Fill your bun

Use a piping bag to add a generous heap of whipped cream  

Add the cream

This is essential decoration to Semlor 

Decorate with powdered sugar

See the whole recipe via link below- also instructions on how to make it vegan/gluten-free