Marzipan Recipe

A confectioners' delight, Marzipan is sure to take you back in time when mom or grandmom used to make it. Craft them into your favorite fruits and surprise your kids!
Marzipan Fruits
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Preparation Time1 Hr 0 MinDifficulty LevelEasy
Health IndexJust EnjoyCuisine
Main Ingredient


 Almond paste7 Pound
 Light corn syrup1⁄3 Cup (5.33 tbs)
 Vanilla1 Teaspoon
 Marshmallow cream1 1⁄4 Cup (20 tbs)
 Confectioner’s sugar6 Cup (96 tbs)
 Food coloring1 Teaspoon

Nutrition Facts

Serving size: Complete recipe

Calories 18101 Calories from Fat 7374

% Daily Value*

Total Fat 881 g1355.4%

Saturated Fat 83.5 g417.4%

Trans Fat 0 g

Cholesterol 0 mg

Sodium 402.2 mg16.8%

Total Carbohydrates 2412 g803.9%

Dietary Fiber 152.4 g609.7%

Sugars 1945.4 g

Protein 286 g571.5%

Vitamin A Vitamin C 5.3%

Calcium 547.7% Iron 282.3%

*Based on a 2000 Calorie diet


1) In a bowl, add almond paste, corn syrup, vanilla and marshmallow cream and mix till smooth.
2) Add in the confectioners' sugar, 1/2 cup at a time.
3) Knead till smooth and well blended.
4) Form small balls of dough and shape into various fruit shapes.
5) Dilute food coloring with water and use to paint fruits with a small brush.
6) Store in refrigerator or airtight container.

7) When required, keep at room temperature for 30 minutes and then serve.