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Plural: Laskiaispullat

Language: Finnish

Description: "Shrove Tuesday buns." Where we in the United Kingdom celebrate the beginning of Lent by eating pancakes, the Finns spend the day outdoors, tradionally skiing or going for a sleigh-ride, and eat a robust pea soup and sweet buns flavoured with cardamom and made with yeast and filled with almond paste and whipped cream.

Pronounced: LAH-skee-ah-ees-POO-laht
Ethnicity: Finnish
Most frequent country: Finland

See places: Finnish food and cuisine

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