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A very 'Fanny and Alexander' Swedish Christmas menu

Justina Huddleston is an editor and the head writer for TDmonthly Magazine. She has been a freelance writer for several years, though her real passion is cooking. You can see the recipes she creates on her vegan food blog, A Life of Litt...

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'Fanny and Alexander' Christmas party

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'Fanny and Alexander' Christmas party

Imagine a Nordic Christmas hearty and festive enough for the Ekdahl family to appreciate.

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Swedish meatballs

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Swedish meatballs

There's nothing more comforting during the chilly holiday season than a big, warm pan of Swedish meatballs.

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Swedish potatoes (Jansson's frestelse)

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Swedish potatoes (Jansson's frestelse)

Creamy potatoes cooked with anchovies are the perfect dish to serve alongside your Swedish meatballs.

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Glögg

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Glögg

Time for a toast with warm spiced wine (this one's made with blackberries too) before you begin dessert.

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Swedish rice pudding

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Swedish rice pudding

Finish your meal with a cozy bowl of Swedish Christmas rice pudding.

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Pepparkakor

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Pepparkakor

Flavored with ginger and other spices, these Swedish Christmas cookies are a must.

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Swedish baked pancake with plums

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Swedish baked pancake with plums

The Swedish Christmas festivities continue into the next morning with spiced plum pancakes.

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Saint Lucia saffron buns

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Saint Lucia saffron buns

Sweet buns spiced with saffron are perfect for eating on their own or dunking in cocoa.

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Swedish cardamom cinnamon buns

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Swedish cardamom cinnamon buns

Buttery twirled and twisted dough flavored with cardamom is just what Fanny and Alexander want with tea.

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Mini Swedish hazelnut cakes

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Mini Swedish hazelnut cakes

Pass these mini hazelnut cakes around to guests to snack on while they watch the movie.

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A Very Fanny & Alexander Christmas Menu

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A Very Fanny & Alexander Christmas Menu

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