Swedish Saffron Bread

3 mins (prep 1, cooking 2)
9 ingredients
1 servings
On the morning of Dec. 13, Swedish families recall St. Lucia with saffron buns served by a girl wearing a crown of candles. During the rest of the holiday season, saffron bread is braided into a wreath or simply baked in a pan so it can be easily sliced.

Categories:  holiday , <-15-mins , quick , heirloom~historical , breads , low-in... , low-sodium , yeast-breads , time-to-make ,
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Serving Size (891.35 g)
Servings 1
Amount per Serving
Calories 3473.96 Calories from Fat 993.6
% Daily Value *
Total Fat 110.4g 169.85%
Saturated Fat 63.85g 319.23%
Trans Fat 3.72g %
Cholesterol 305.91mg 101.97%
Sodium 1688.68mg 70.36%
Total Carbohydrate 564.68g 188.23%
Dietary Fiber 61.34 g 245.35%
Sugars 124.84 g %
Protein 101.17g 202.34%
Vitamin A 3038.28IU% Vitamin C 12.11mg%
Calcium 1293.55mg% Iron 20.92mg%
*Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet. Your diet value must be higher or lower depending upon your calorie needs:
  Calories 2,000 2,500
Total Fat Less Than 65g 80g
Sat Fat Less Than 20g 25g
Cholesterol Less Than 300mg 300mg
Sodium Less Than 2,400mg 2,400mg
Total Carb   300g 375g
Dietary Fiber   25g 30g
Potassium   3,500 mg
Protein   50 g
Calories Per Gram
Fat 9•Carbohydrate 4•Protein 4