25 December 2009

Christmas Food Around the World - Europe

Here is a list of some popular holiday dishes from a few coutries in Europe:

CZECH REPUBLIC
  • Fish soup
  • Carp
  • Potato salad
  • Fruit cake
  • Gingerbread
  • Vanocni curkrovi - Christmas cookies
  • Sweet biscuits
FRANCE
  • Crepes
  • Foie Gras
  • Oysters
  • Dinde aux Marrons - chestnut-stuffed turkey
  • Buche de Noel - yule log
  • Berauwecka - dried fruit cake
  • 13 Desserts - to represent Jesus and the 12 apostles.
GERMANY
  • Christstollen - a type of fruitcake
  • Pfefferkuchenhaus - gingerbread house
  • Lebkuchen - similar to gingerbread
  • Weisswurst - a white veal sausage with herbs
  • Roasted goose
  • Gluhwein
ITALY
  • Ravioli
  • Spumante
  • Prosecco
  • Pandoro
  • Tortellini
POLAND
  • Kielbasa
  • Pierogi
  • Carp
  • Fish soup
  • Uszka - dumpling
  • Kutia - pudding
  • Makowiec - poppy sead cake
SWEDEN
  • Christmas Smorgasbord - full of items like meats, fish, cabbage dishes, breads and cheeses
  • Julgrot - Christmas pudding
  • Julost - Christmas cheese
  • Knack - toffee
  • Glogg
UNITED KINGDOM and IRELAND
  • Pigs in a blanket
  • Christmas Yule Log
  • Christmas Pudding
  • Mince pie
  • Roasted duck, beef, turkey, goose and pheasant
  • Dundee cake
  • Wassail
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