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- noun A traditional
pastrywith a creamand almond pastefilling found in Sweden, Finlandand Estonia.
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Nothing exceeds like excess, and the semla is truly the Keith Richards of the Swedish bun world.
You'll find it in your semla, for example, at the top of your café latte and, if you're not careful, as a mild irritant in your trousers.
And, like absinthe, a semla makes the heart grow fonder.
Just like on another Saturday I woke up early and took a walk to my favourite semla baker.
It's possible it was the last semla of 2010 but let's see what happens the day after tomorrow;)