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4 recipes for homemade marzipan + a simple sugar syrup

4 opskrifter på hjemmelavet marcipan – RIGTIG mange variationer. Skal din marcipan være med eller uden raffineret sukker? Vil du lave den med eller uden smuttede mandler. Skal du have smag eller fyld i? Find opskrifter og inspiration til årets gang på danishthings.comRead more

  Marzipan, marzipan, marzipan and marzipan Homemade marzipan is delicious, and it is easy to make. Today you’ll get 4 recipes for homemade marzipan, and tips on how to vary them almost infinitely. You only need 3-4 ingredients – and they are vegan-friendly. You’ll also get a simple syrup recipe so you can make your […]

Almonds – blanched, baked and flour/meal

Make your own blanched almonds, baked almonds and almond flourmeal - it is easy and cheaper than store bought - recipes and inspiration @ danishthings.comRead more

Blanched, baked and flour/meal – almonds Almonds – I love them – blanched, baked and as flour/meal for cakes and desserts. You can make your own treats and use the almonds as ingredients in your cooking. Use the amount of almonds that fit your recipe. Blanched almonds Baked almonds Almond flour/meal   Blanched almonds Blanched […]

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 […]