• Blog post,  Blogmas 2017

    Blogmas day 7 – The smell of Christmas

    Christmas is all about the senses, the lights, the decorations, the smell and the hygge. We use these as ingredients in our food, we use it for decorations and the smell, let us know it is Christmas. the six things I’m talking about is, star anise, cinnamon, bay leaves, Geum, orange and pine.   The smell of star anise is my favorite, growing up my favorite hard candy had the taste of star anise. Star anise tastes and smells amazing, a bit like licorice but way sweeter. Star anise is pretty as well, and great to use in decorations. Cinnamon is of cause on my top list of smells and tastes for Christmas,…