Today is officially the day when you’re supposed to eat semla in Sweden! It’s called Fettisdagen. I’ve been invited to some friends for for fika and some freshly baked semlas. Delicious!

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5 Responses to Fettisdagen

  1. Layla_White says:

    I thought it 8th of march … is it like easter every year different?

  2. Katrina says:

    Ou yum! I wonder if any of the bakeries around here have them

  3. Laura says:

    I just saw this on the front page of reddit.com today!

    (Not sure how popular reddit is in sweden. Just in case, its a side were people vote on their favorite news, jokes, etc…Fettisdagen made it to the front page today)


  4. Anastasia says:

    We also have “Fat Tuesday” today in Austria. But instead of semla we eat doughnuts, yam-yam. :D Is there a carnival in Sweden this week?

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