Uses for leftover marzipan recipes

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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
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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
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Marzipan, chocolate and hazelnut cookies in a heartbeat

Marzipan, chocolate and hazelnut cookies in a heartbeat

This recipe uses chunks of marzipan, as if they are fudgey chunks of almondy goodness. Shape the mixture into balls and place on the two baking sheets, roughly flattening them with the palm of your hand and leaving room for them to spread (they will spread quite a bit)
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Got Leftover Hot Cross Buns Lurking about the Place?

Got Leftover Hot Cross Buns Lurking about the Place?

and have leftover marzipan then go here for some good ideas. For a custardy middle cut the buns a little on the thick
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Boozy Mincemeat and Marzipan Puff

Boozy Mincemeat and Marzipan Puff

I do like a recipe that uses up odds n sods. Whilst I had already made a cake for the impending family visit that evening, they are all good eaters and I thought they wouldn’t mind an extra pudding or two
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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
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Christmas Cronuts with marzipan pastry cream

Christmas Cronuts with marzipan pastry cream

I must say that when I first heard of the Cronut phenomenon I dismissed it as a passing fad – purely a New York obsession that would blaze briefly and then be forgotten
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Cherry Bakewell Cupcakes / OXO Giveaway

Cherry Bakewell Cupcakes / OXO Giveaway

And could it get even better for the contestants working alongside the baking queen that is Mary Berry and the bread master, Paul Hollywood
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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
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Luxury Fruit Christmas Cake (includes Thermomix method)

Luxury Fruit Christmas Cake (includes Thermomix method)

) - or if you don't want lots of leftovers, you can cook it in a large square tin (which is what I generally prefer to do), then just before you're ready to ice it, cut into four smaller square cakes and give three away
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Christmas Soda Bread

Christmas Soda Bread

This Christmas Soda Bread is actually ideal for using up all the leftover ingredients from your Christmas cake and puddings and it lasts for days
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Treat Petite May 2015 Round Up

Treat Petite May 2015 Round Up

She uses a. Filled with various different ingredients, Leia went for almond and marzipan. They look as if they would be perfect for a picnic and Ros said they were
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Tofu Mushroom Pulao

Tofu Mushroom Pulao

Mushroom tofu pulao Recipe is a great way to use up leftover rice while creating a tasty dinner for two flavored with garlic,ginger and mint
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15 Recipes to Reduce Food Waste

15 Recipes to Reduce Food Waste

Spiced Cranberry & Marzipan Loaf by Jen over at Blue Kitchen Bakes (uses leftover marzipan from decorating the Christmas cake
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Chocolate and Strawberry Valentines Heart Cake

Chocolate and Strawberry Valentines Heart Cake

He does not like me to add dried fruit, apples or marzipan to cakes, but luckily those ingredients are not my first choice for Valentines day either
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Renshaw Hamper Review & Giveaway

Renshaw Hamper Review & Giveaway

I think this product would be fantastic for making a fun coloured battenberg, and it's a great way to make marzipan the star of the show, rather than being hidden under fondant
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Apricot Battenberg

Apricot Battenberg

There really is no comparison between homemade and shop bought, I hated marzipan before having a go at this, but I found myself munching away as I made my own, so I highly recommend having a go at your own if you're a marzipan skeptic like me