Leftover marzipan recipes

Marzipan, Cherry & Orange Blossom Sweet Soda Bread

Marzipan, Cherry & Orange Blossom Sweet Soda Bread

I’ve been meaning to make something with marzipan and cherries for a while as it’s a firm favourite flavour combination in my household, and I had some orange blossom water leftover from making Maltese figolli biscuits so I threw some of that in too as I know how well it goes with the almond flavour in the marzipan – the result was just yummy
Recipe: Marzipan Mince Pies

Recipe: Marzipan Mince Pies

These were the perfect excuse to use up the leftover marzipan I had from my stollen wreath. Roll out the marzipan, use a Christmas cutter to cut out the pie lids and place on top of the filled mince pies
Rhubarb and Marzipan Cake

Rhubarb and Marzipan Cake

The result was delicious and proved a good way of using up a glut of rhubarb I had and some leftover marzipan from Christmas
Apple & Marzipan Dumplings

Apple & Marzipan Dumplings

As half my family just don’t like dried fruit I couldn’t go down that route so decided that some homemade marzipan would be a fabulous core for these apple dumplings
Spiced Cranberry & Marzipan Loaf Cake

Spiced Cranberry & Marzipan Loaf Cake

As this cake is also a good way of using up any marzipan that may be leftover from decorating the Christmas cake I'm also linking up with the No Waste Food Challenge
Boozy Mincemeat and Marzipan Puff

Boozy Mincemeat and Marzipan Puff

The pudding was purely made up as I went along throwing nice things together quickly– the marzipan was leftover in the fridge from when I made the GBBO Swedish Princess tortlettes, the beloved Polish cocoa is always in the store-cupboard and the mincemeat was from a half opened jar at some point earlier this year
50+ Brilliant Ideas for Christmas Leftovers

50+ Brilliant Ideas for Christmas Leftovers

Marzipan – lots of ideas here. As behoves the author of The Leftovers Handbook I feel I should write a post about what to do with all the lovely Christmas leftovers
DAMSON DELIGHTS

DAMSON DELIGHTS

You can find tips on how to do this online so give it a google and I'm sure you'll really taste the difference plus you'll be able to preserve any leftovers so you can bake these damson delights out of season
A Simple Simnel Cake

A Simple Simnel Cake

If you have any leftovers, use them as a. A Simnel cake is a light fruit cake with two layers of almond paste or marzipan, one in the middle and one on top, that is toasted, and eaten during the Easter period here in the United Kingdom, Ireland and some other countries
First Communion Cake – #Bakeoftheweek

First Communion Cake – #Bakeoftheweek

Kirsty from Hijacked by Twins has the genius idea of using up leftover chocolates (Yep, I know, its not a concept we are familiar with in this house either
Mincemeat & apple shortcake slice

Mincemeat & apple shortcake slice

Oh, if you live in a place where ready-made mincemeat is hard to come by, so finding half a leftover jar for this recipe is likely to be problematic, you could try making your own
apple, almond and ginger lattice tart

apple, almond and ginger lattice tart

she makes these little strudel pastry whirl biscuits when she has leftover pastry that use the same ingredients in the same way and they're completely addictive
Crispy Strawberry Quark Squares

Crispy Strawberry Quark Squares

Decorate with leftover strawberries and dust with a sprinkle of cocoa powder (optional. Related PostsShamrock Shake – A St Patrick’s Day Milkshake3 Of The Best Mother’s Day Marzipan RecipesMediterranean Chicken PastaHow to cover different shaped cakes with ready to roll icingMango Polenta Cake – When Italy meets the Caribbean Chocolate chip cookies – quick and simple recipe 50g dark chocolate
Stollen Muffins

Stollen Muffins

I sprinkled a little flour in and mixed it around to coat the fruit and marzipan. Christmas spices, sweet fruit and nutty marzipan