Top 5: Cinnamon Buns in London

Did you know, it's Cinnamon Bun Day today! And here are the best places in London to is upon us and this is our favourite bakeries and cafes that sell proper Scandinavian cinnamon buns - in London. In Sweden, the country of its presumed origin, the cinnamon roll takes the name of kanelbulle (literally: "cinnamon bun"), and more recently the celebration of the sweet Scandinavian treat, popular...

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Kanelbullens Dag, the Cinnamon Bun Day, celebrated in London

In Sweden, the country which origin, the cinnamon roll is called a 'kanelbulle'. The sweet pastry, filled with cinnamon, sugar and butter has in fact its own day! The official cinnamon bun is celebrated in Sweden, and worldwide on the 4th of October, as 'kanelbullens dag' And this is where you can enjoy your cinnamon bun in London! Swedish kanelbulle dough typically also contains cardamom...

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Buttery and Bright Tuesday

On a lazy afternoon, what's better than some freshly baked cinnamon buns? No yeast and additives, only honest "slow food" style with sourdough -and lots of butter, sugar, cinnamon and raisins. Little A has already had two today, not great considering she's having to write a food diary for a school project this week. The teacher must think we're crazy! Breakfast, cinnamon bun. Lunch, cinnamon...

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Cinnamon Buns

My grandmother makes the best cinnamon buns, without doubt. I don't know what her secret is, as I have the recipe but they never turn out just quite like hers. Inspired by baking bread with sourdough I searched for the best cinnamon bun recipe with sourdough and found it on one of my favorite sources for baking inspiration, on the Swedish blog www.brodpassion.se To be shared with you! I followed...

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