Roasted strawberries w white Valrhona chocolate sauce scented w lavender. Plus cookie crumbs! Or how to make yourself popular at a cookout jam!

White Valrhona Chocolate, lavendar and lemons, photo by Marcus Svanberg Ovenroasted strawberries at Waltzingmatilde.com Ok, so I’m invited to Andrea and Latte’s yearly cookout jam. (A cookout jam being a party where everyone brings some sort of food.) At this particular cookout jam there’s only media types/musicians/entrepreneurs/hipsters who are also, all of them, really into food. Like, they can seriously cook. Like, you have someone there who runs half of Stockholm’s restaurants. In other words, it’s a potluck for extreme foodies.

Oven roasted strawberries w white valrhona chocolate sauce and cookie crumbs, photo by Marcus Svanberg So, I realize I have to come up with something in between extraordinary and mind-blowing. My first 2 thoughts are: 1. A lavish dessert is a short cut to people’s hart. 2. A swirl in any form makes people happy. So, a lavish swirl it is. 

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