Not sure someone has mentioned this yet, but this definitely references a famous part in Proust's "In search of the lost time" where he bites into a Magdalena, a French type of pastry and the taste brings back a whole universe of memories and a very special feeling
The Swede lives in harmony with nature. So he builds a lot of small nuclear power plants. In winter it hunts like bear or goes into furniture store. Then he drowns his sorrows with lots of booze. To cheer up again then he counts his money, and dyeable his hair blond. In summary: Is a bit schizophrenic.