Tag Archive: danish

Danish Fedtebrød – Coconut Cookie Slices with Rum Glaze

I’m so excited to share these Danish Fedtebrød – Coconut Cookie Slices with Rum Glaze with you today! My mum found my Danish grandmother’s Saffir Mel (flour) collection of cookie recipes down the back of a shelf the other day. The recipes were printed on thin magazine paper, A5 in size and very faded so …

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Spelt Danish Apple Ring

I was flicking through my mother’s old recipe folder the other day when a recipe I’d never made had caught my eye (it translated to White Cake with Apple). I realised the only reason I’d never made it was because it had a type of flour in it called “Grahams Mel” which is Danish and …

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Hallon Cookies from Scandinavian Christmas by Trine Hahnemann

My daughter and I recently had a lovely afternoon making Hallon cookies from Trine Hahnemann’s new book Scandinavian Christmas. This particular recipe was given to Trine by a friend called Alice Brax and this is her version of it. These jewel like cookies were delicious and I can think of no better pairing with a …

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Leverpostej (Danish Liver Pate)

Pronounced Liwer-po-stigh. Wanting to recreate the pork liver pate that my mother used to buy from the Danish Centre when I  was a child, I set about doing some research as this was not a recipe that she had ever made.  Taking her advice I created a stripped back version of all the recipes I …

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Lillian’s Apple Cake

I don’t know who Lillian was but my mother has been baking this yummy Danish cake for as long as I can remember. Fresh apple slices and cinnamon are complemented by a divine nutty topping which gets toasted whilst baking. My family loved this cake which I baked for the first time today! Serve with a cup of tea or as a dessert with a …

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