(In English Almond Ring Cake)
The tradition in Denmark and the rest of Scandinavia for weddings and other celebrations always calls for a special cake called a "kransekage" Translated it means "almond ring cake".
The idea of having a kransekage goes back many years. Some say as far back as the 1700's. So you can see it is a well proven tradition. Why not add it to your next celebration? Surprise and excite the person to be celebrated.
It is made from an almond paste and formed as several rings stacked on top of each other in smaller and smaller rings, topped with flags and decorated with several party favors.
If you feel inclined to make your own you can get the forms you need right here.
Nowadays it is not limited to weddings, but is used very much for any kind of party, like:
There are flags available from just about any country you wish to decorate with. We furnish the flags, but you place them after getting it home and stacking the rings. It is very easy to assemble.
In Denmark at the wedding you keep the last four rings of the cake in the freezer for a year and then you finish it off at the first years anniversary. It is a nice little twist to add to your memories.
We have flags from:
You specify the country you want to decorate in and we include the flags with the cake. Of course, we always have the American Flag to go on top of the cake, or if you wish for the entire cake.
In addition we can also include party favors to be attached to the cake for that festive look. Just look at some of the pictures on this site to get an idea of the look. We will make sure the cakes looks as festive as possible and it will add a real special touch to the party.
We pack the rings in sections and you assemble it at home. It is a snap to put together.
You may wonder how you can get it to you home? We ship it out of state within the country as 2nd day air and the estimated shipping cost is $39.95. For in state we ship by ground and the shipping cost is estimated at $17.86. The shipping calculator give you a quote, so you will not get any surprises. This is in addition to the price of the cake. Leave us your phone number so we can quote you.
If you are planning to have a party on a weekend, you must place the order the prior weekend, in order to be sure to have it delivered on time. Email us with your delivery instructions and if you want a plague with inscriptions added to the cake. It is very easy and we will make sure your delightful cake will be there in time for the celebration.
With the cake comes full instructions on how to assemble them at your home. There is nothing to it and you will have fun placing it together.
Click on the ring size above or below that you are interested in and it will tell you more details.
You will surely make this the hit of the party when you add it to the list.
Do yourself a favor and bookmark this page for future occasions.