In December, Denmark are invaded by NISSER, named as elves, and pixies in other countries.
Wikipedia about nisser
Story about Nisser
Rødkål – red cabbage, will be served warm at every ordinary Christmas dinner, and most often cold when used as topping on leverpaté or roasted pork.
Wikipedia about Red cabbage
Marzipan, nougat, chocolate and dates, some of the necessary ingredients for making Christmas candy – “Julekonfekt”.
Some Photos from GOOGLE
A video from YOUTUBE
Recipes from “Odense marcipan” in Danish
To celebrate the 4 advent sundays before Christmas, an advent wreath has to be made, with candles and red silk ribbon.
Wikipedia about Advent wreath
Advent wreath history (in Danish)
Todays elections are held every 4th year. There will be a ballot for both the municipal and the regional elections. Denmark has 98 municipalities and 5 regions.
List of political parties in Denmark
Liste over kommuner
Municipalities of Denmark
Wikipedia about kommunalvalg (in Danish)
Ask for Danskvand “Danish Water” and you will get Carbonated water. Previous, it was also called “White Water”.