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Danish aebleskiver – Puff dumplings – Apple dumplings – Filled pancakes – Pancake balls

Aebleskiver - Puff dumplings - Apple dumplings - Filled pancakes - Pancake balls – in Danish æbleskiver. The most delicious filled aebleskiver. Fill your aebleskiver with apple compote, jam, marmalade or with extra batter and have nice round aebleskiver. Eat them as they are or serve them with sugar and marmalade. Find the recipe and inspiration for your Danish inspired Christmas @ danishthings.com.Read more

Christmas time = time for aebleskiver Today it is all about Danish Christmas hygge. You get the recipe for the filled aebleskiver – an updated version – or maybe an old fashion version of an aebleskive… Aebleskiver are part of the Danish Christmas, along with gløgg, honey cookies and honey bombs, vanilla wreaths, kransekage (marzipan […]

How to remove labels easily from jars and bottles

Sådan fjerner du nemt etiketter fra glas og flasker – find etiketfjerner, tips og inspiration på danishthings.comRead more

How to remove labels easily from jars and bottles Do you recognize yourself? You’ve bought a product in a jar – or in a glass bottle. You’ve already eaten the product, but the jar is so beautiful, a patent jar, has a good lid, a nice shape, the right size for … – but unfortunately, […]

Carnival Cats for decoration and as templates

Fastelavnskatte til dekoration og som skabelon - find gratis dekorationer, skabeloner, masker, opskrifter og inspiration på danishthings.com © Christel Danish ThingsRead more

“Fastelavn” or “Shrovetide” “Fastelavn” is a carnival and in Denmark, it is mostly a party for children. It is always the Sunday before Ash Wednesday. The term “Fastelavn” means “fast evening” or the day before Lent. In Denmark, we are mostly Protestants and “Fastelavn” is now a tradition without the Lent. “Beat the cat out […]

Napoleon’s Hat

Napoleonshatte - Napoleon's hat - a classic Danish shortbread cake shaped like a triangular hat filled with marzipan - find the recipe at danishthings.com © Christel Danish ThingRead more

Napoleon’s Hat for my father Today is my father’s birthday. My dad also gets three cheers hurray, hurray, HURRAAAAAAAAA – happy birthday dad. Yesterday it was Lise who received a cake for her birthday – today it is my fathers turn – it is his birthday today. He has chosen his own cake and he […]

Kransekage – marzipan wreath cake

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New Year is equal to KRANSEKAGE – marzipan wreath cake The kransekage (literally wreath cake) The Danes prepare it for special occasions such as New Year’s Eve, weddings, graduation and birthdays. I can not remember when I first made kransekage for New Year’s eve – but I know that my sister and I made a […]

Pleated Christmas hearts – Danish Christmas harts

Pleated Christmas hearts - Flettede julehjerter - Danish Things © danishthings.comRead more

December 6. It’s time for Christmas decorations again – this time it’s the Christmas heart. The pleated Christmas heart is a classic on the Danish Christmas trees. They are traditionally pleated in the national colours of red and white. But today the hearts can be made of all kinds of paper in all sorts of […]