Cultural background

  • Population 5,770,000 people
  • København (Copenhagen) is the capital of Denmark.
  • People in Denmark speak Danish, English and German.
  • Denmark is coastal lowland.
  • There is a Monarchy
  • The land is democratically ruled
  • The main religion is Christianity. In Denmark, there is freedom of religion.
  • It is told that the Vikings originate from Denmark
  • It is told that the Vikings originate from Denmark
  • Hans Christian Andersen is a Danish famous author who has written some amazing art fairy tales e.g. The Little Mermaid.

Culinary information

Butter fried potatoes can be used as a side dish for almost all kind of meat, nice to have at a buffet. The parsley can be replaced by dill, which is very delicious for dishes with fish.


  • 600-800g small whole potatoes, if possible use organic
  • 2 pressed garlic cloves
  • 5-6 tablespoons of butter
  • Fresh parsley
  • Salt & pepper

Kitchen utensils

  • Knife
  • Chopping board
  • Pan
  • Bowl for serving the dish


Cooking time 30 min

  • Keep the skin on potatoes
  • Boil the potatoes for 10 min
  • After the potatoes have boiled melt butter in a pan
  • Add the potatoes to the pan
  • Fry the potatoes in the butter on medium heat
  • Remember to turn the potatoes frequently so they get fried on every side
  • Add salt and pepper
  • Serve with chopped parsley on top

Other aspects

  • It is important to wash hands before and while cooking.
  • All vegetables must be rinsed thoroughly.
  • Use a clean knife and chopping board for parsley and another clean knife and another chopping board for the potatoes.

You can keep the potatoes for a day or two in the refrigerator.