“Why destroy a nice steak with ordinary table salt when you can improve it with sea salt crystal flakes? It doesn’t make sense.”
Hans Hanson, FoodWorks 2011
There are many ways to use Falksalt Crystal Flakes sea salt. In fact, there are too many to describe them all. But, then again, Falksalt is not a recipe company. Instead, Falksalt want to be a inspirational product. We believe that, besides salt, inspiration is the most valuable ingredient in any kitchen.
Here at Falksalt we're always looking for new tips and tricks to spice up cooking. Feel free to send us your own flake salt recipes here.
Recipes and pictures by svensksmak.se
Natural Sea Salt Flakes
Rub the corn in oil, finely chopped chili and salt flakes. Grill until it colours beautifully.
Sprinkle fried or grilled asparagus with salt flakes.
Dip strawberries half-way down into dark chocolate and top each strawberry with a flake of salt.
Black Sea Salt Flakes
Place a scoop of raspberry ice cream in a glass. Sprinkle with black salt flakes.
Roll balls of curd cheese in chopped herbs and black salt flakes.
Make a pizza with tomato sauce and mozzarella. Once cooked, sprinkle with black salt flakes and rocket.
Citron Sea Salt Flakes
Melt some chocolate and pour it onto a sheet of baking parchment. Sprinkle with pistachio nuts and citron flake salt. Leave to set in the fridge for 30 min.
Sprinkle fried or poached salmon with citron flake salt before serving.
Boil the rice without any salt and then sprinkle with shredded chives and citron flake salt.
Rosemary Sea Salt Flakes
Season lamb chops with rosemary flake salt and freshly ground white pepper. Fry in butter in a hot pan.
Boil some unsalted floury potatoes until soft. Mash well, adding a good knob of butter, some finely chopped garlic and some rosemary flake salt.
Mix boiled jasmine rice with Rosemary flake saltand shape into balls. Fry in plenty of butter.
Chili Sea Salt Flakes
Mix equal quantities of cocoa, sugar and milk in a saucepan. Bring to the boil and simmer for around 5 minutes. Season with a little chili flake salt to taste.
Hull the nuts and rub them in a little oil. Toast in the oven at 175°C until lightly browned. Season with chili flake salt.
Flavour natural yoghurt with chili flake salt, freshly squeezed lime juice and a little runny honey.
Smoke Sea Salt Flakes
Season the mince with Smoked flake salt instead of ordinary salt.
Finely chop the tomatoes and add finely chopped garlic and chili. Season the salsa with smoked flake salt and lime juice.
Replace ordinary salt with smoked flake salt when cooking boiled potatoes.
Wild Garlic Sea Salt Flakes
Mix butter at room temperature with wild garlic flake salt. Spread on sliced bread and toast in the oven.
Fry your favourite fish in butter. Top with a drizzle of oil, freshly squeezed lemon juice and wild garlic flake salt before serving.
Fry the snails in butter. Season with wild garlic flake salt to taste.
Wild Mushroom Sea Salt Flakes
Boil the pasta in water seasoned with wild mushroom flake salt.
Take some unsalted butter at room temperature and flavour it with wild mushroom flake salt and a few drops of white wine. Beat the butter with an electric whisk until pale and fluffy.
Make scrambled egg seasoned with wild mushroom flake salt. Serve in an eggshell with strips of crispy bacon.
Chipotle Sea Salt Flakes
Fry the eggs and finish with a little chipotle flake salt and a few splashes of Tabasco sauce.
Season freshly fried potatoes with chipotle flake salt and dress with a squeeze of lemon juice.
Rub the chicken in chipotle flake salt and freshly ground black pepper. Brown in a hot frying pan. Stir equal quantities of cream and water into the pan juices to make a sauce. Season with runny honey.