Slovenia – Prekmurska gibanica

I have to admit that I was really resistant to making this. I wasn’t convinced that it was going to turn out right, and this year I’ve made so many things that are completely unfamiliar to me. This is the last one, the last cake in this project that I felt totally out of my…

Romania – Placinta cu mere

Romania joined the EU in 2007, one of the more recent entrants. It’s home to the world’s heaviest building, the Palace of the Parliament, and world’s longest sausage (39 miles, no, really). It’s one of the countries where European bison have been reintroduced, and also houses Europe’s largest population of brown bears. Baking Romanian desserts…

Finland – Mustikkapiirakka

We are 8 countries down, 20 to go, which brings us to Finland! Home of the Moomins, Nokia and baby boxes, it is one of the least corrupt countries in Europe, and has one of the most extensive welfare systems.