Category Archives: Winter

Celeriac Soup

Lately I’ve been eating nothing but bowls of soup everyday. It’s not because I’m sick or anything. It’s because it gets dark outside at about 4 PM and it makes me sad and lazy. So there’s just something very comforting and easy

Celeriac Soup

Lately I’ve been eating nothing but bowls of soup everyday. It’s not because I’m sick or anything. It’s because it gets dark outside at about 4 PM and it makes me sad and lazy. So there’s just something very comforting and easy

Kransekage

This is a soft marzipan biscuit that is traditional in Denmark around new years. Usually they’re piped out in triangles, made into rings and stacked together to look like a pretty festive cone or indeed a christmas tree. If you

Kransekage

This is a soft marzipan biscuit that is traditional in Denmark around new years. Usually they’re piped out in triangles, made into rings and stacked together to look like a pretty festive cone or indeed a christmas tree. If you

Snowballs

With absolutely an absolutely no snow forecast in Denmark and endless gray days leading up to christmas. The weather can best be described as depressing. So there’s no better excuse to stay indoors and makes yummy treats that you can

Snowballs

With absolutely an absolutely no snow forecast in Denmark and endless gray days leading up to christmas. The weather can best be described as depressing. So there’s no better excuse to stay indoors and makes yummy treats that you can

Dark gingerbread

Here’s another Christmas recipe, gingerbread! Why gingerbread is only consumed around Christmas I have no idea, as it’s just a cookie, surely you could make and sell them throughout the year. In any case, we probably consume enough gingerbread in

Dark gingerbread

Here’s another Christmas recipe, gingerbread! Why gingerbread is only consumed around Christmas I have no idea, as it’s just a cookie, surely you could make and sell them throughout the year. In any case, we probably consume enough gingerbread in

Risengroed

In Danish folklore Risengrød, which is a Danish rice pudding, should be left in the attic for the Christmas elves to keep them happy so they won’t steal your things or other hijinks. It’s a very simple dessert by itself

Risengroed

In Danish folklore Risengrød, which is a Danish rice pudding, should be left in the attic for the Christmas elves to keep them happy so they won’t steal your things or other hijinks. It’s a very simple dessert by itself

Ris a la mande

This is a dish you will only find at christmas in Denmark because even though it’s delicious and even though you can cook at any time of the year, it is associated to christmas to the extent that it feels

Ris a la mande

This is a dish you will only find at christmas in Denmark because even though it’s delicious and even though you can cook at any time of the year, it is associated to christmas to the extent that it feels

Candied almonds

While walking in the streets of Denmark, especially in December, you’ll probably be hit with a lovely smell of cinnamon and vanilla. Most likely it will come from the candied almonds street stalls or as they’re called in Denmark: Brændte

Candied almonds

While walking in the streets of Denmark, especially in December, you’ll probably be hit with a lovely smell of cinnamon and vanilla. Most likely it will come from the candied almonds street stalls or as they’re called in Denmark: Brændte