“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

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Natural Sea Salt Flakes

Falksalt flake salt corn
Rub the corn in oil, finely chopped chili and salt flakes. Grill until it colours beautifully.

Vinaigrette

Mix 1 part balsamic vinegar with 3 parts olive oil. Season with flake salt and freshly ground black pepper.
Falksalt flake salt asparagus
Sprinkle fried or grilled asparagus with salt flakes.
 
Broccoli

Steam some broccoli and serve with butter and flake salt.
Falksalt flake salt strawberries
Dip strawberries half-way down into dark chocolate and top each strawberry with a flake of salt.

New Potatoes

Boil new potatoes with some dill in unsalted water. Serve with butter and flake salt.

 


Black Sea Salt Flakes

Falksalt flake salt raspberry
Place a scoop of raspberry ice cream in a glass. Sprinkle with black salt flakes.

Brie

Place some brie on slices of baguette and bake at 200°C until golden brown. Top with a spoon of marmalade and sprinkle with a few black salt flakes.

Falksalt flake salt curd cheese
Roll balls of curd cheese in chopped herbs and black salt flakes.
 
Goat's Cheese

Toast baguette slices and spread with a thick layer of goat’s cheese. Top with runny honey, rocket, pine nuts and black salt flakes.
Falksalt flake salt pizza
Make a pizza with tomato sauce and mozzarella. Once cooked, sprinkle with black salt flakes and rocket.

Eggs
 
Serve poached eggs with melted butter, fresh herbs and black salt flakes.

 


Citron Sea Salt Flakes

Falksalt flake salt chocolade
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.

Potato Salad

Make a potato salad and season with lemon salt.

Falksalt flake salt salmon
Sprinkle fried or poached salmon with citron flake salt before serving.
 
Asparagus

Deep fry asparagus and season with lemon salt.
Falksalt flake salt rice
Boil the rice without any salt and then sprinkle with shredded chives and citron flake salt.

Leek

Split a leek along its length and place on a sheet of aluminium foil. Sprinkle with lemon salt and add a few knobs of butter. Fold up into a parcel and pop onto the grill for around 5 minutes.

 


Rosemary Sea Salt Flakes

Falksalt flake salt lamb
Season lamb chops with rosemary flake salt and freshly ground white pepper. Fry in butter in a hot pan.
 
Lemon Ice Cream

Fry shredded fennel for a minute in butter and a few pinches of sugar, serve warm with lemon ice cream topped with a few flakes of rosemary salt.
Falksalt flake salt potatoes
Boil some unsalted floury potatoes until soft. Mash well, adding a good knob of butter, some finely chopped garlic and some rosemary flake salt.

Cherry Tomatoes

Halve the tomatoes, sprinkle with rosemary salt and drizzle with a good oil. Allow to marinate for 30 min at room temperature.
Falksalt flake salt rice
Mix boiled jasmine rice with Rosemary flake saltand shape into balls. Fry in plenty of butter.

Chicken

Rub a whole chicken with lemon juice and rosemary salt. Place knobs of butter over the chicken. Roast at 175°C until the core temperature reaches at least 75°C.

 


Chili Sea Salt Flakes

Falksalt flake salt chili
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.
 
Chocolate Muffins
 
Add a small pinch of chili salt to the batter when making chocolate muffins.
Falksalt flake salt nuts
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.
 
Croutons
 
Remove the crusts from some sliced bread. Cut into cubes and toast in a dry frying pan. Season with a little chili salt. Equally good as a snack or in a salad.

 

Falksalt flake salt dressing
Flavour natural yoghurt with chili flake salt, freshly squeezed lime juice and a little runny honey.
 
Plaice
 
Sprinkle chili salt over fillets of plaice, roll up and secure with a cocktail stick. Poach in white wine and a little saffron until cooked.
 

 


Smoke Sea Salt Flakes

Falksalt flake salt burgers
Season the mince with the smoked flake salt instead of ordinary salt.

Bacon

Chop unsalted bacon and fry in a hot pan. Sprinkle with smoked salt.
Falksalt flake salt salsa
Finely chop the tomatoes and add finely chopped garlic and chili. Season the salsa with smoked flake salt and lime juice.

Peppers

Grill a pepper and top with oil and smoked salt.
Falksalt flake salt potatoes
Replace ordinary salt with smoked flake salt when cooking boiled potatoes.
 
Mayonaisse
 
Make your own mayonnaise and season with smoked salt.

 


Wild Garlic Sea Salt Flakes

Falksalt flake salt garlic-bread
Mix butter at room temperature with wild garlic flake salt. Spread on sliced bread and toast in the oven.
 
Potato Wedges
 
Season potato wedges with wild garlic salt and freshly ground white pepper.
Falksalt flake salt fish
Fry your favourite fish in butter. Top with a drizzle of oil, freshly squeezed lemon juice and wild garlic flake salt before serving.
 
Asparagus
 
Place freshly cooked asparagus on a plate. Drizzle with melted butter and sprinkle with flake salt.
Falksalt flake salt snailsFry the snails in butter. Season with wild garlic flake salt to taste.
 
Parsnips
 
Deep fry thin slices of parsnip and season with wild garlic salt.

 


Wild Mushroom Sea Salt Flakes

Falksalt flake salt pasta
Boil the pasta in water seasoned with wild mushroom flake salt.
 
Fillet Steak
 
Rub the fillet with wild mushroom salt and freshly ground black pepper. Fry/grill to your liking.
Falksalt flake salt butter
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.
 
Pesto
 
Flavour homemade pesto with wild mushroom salt.
Falksalt flake salt eggs
Make scrambled egg seasoned with wild mushroom flake salt. Serve in an eggshell with strips of crispy bacon.
 
Omelette
 
Make an omelette and top with wild mushroom salt and chopped fresh herbs.

 


Chipotle Sea Salt Flakes

Falksalt flake salt egg
Fry the eggs and finish with a little chipotle flake salt and a few splashes of Tabasco sauce.
 
Bolognese Sauce
 
Season the Bolognese sauce with
chipotle salt instead of ordinary salt.
Falksalt flake salt potatoes
Season freshly fried potatoes with chipotle flake salt and dress with a squeeze of lemon juice.
 

Bread

Sprinkle grated cheese onto slices of bread, season with chipotle salt and toast in the oven at 150°C until golden brown.

Falksalt flake salt chicken
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.
 

Mashed Potato

Season mashed potato
with chipotle salt.