Christmas dishes from around the world

• Christmas dishes from around the world

Christmas - a special holiday for many people throughout the world. And perhaps one of the most important traditions - Christmas dinner. What kind of dishes served on Christmas Eve for the festive table in different parts of our planet?

Christmas dishes from around the world

The traditional German treats - mulled wine and cake with candied fruit called Stollen. Stolle often baked with a hump in the memory of the camels, which the wise men reached Jesus cradle.

Christmas dishes from around the world

Many Bulgarians are hungry on Christmas Eve, and treat themselves to a holiday stuffed vegetables, soup and pies.

Christmas dishes from around the world

Festive table Fijians make up wrapped in a banana leaf fish, stuffed chicken and baked pork. Her cooked in an earth oven "Lovo", lined with heavy stones.

Christmas dishes from around the world

In the United Kingdom serves as a table decoration: Peach pudding. It should pour brandy and ignite.

Christmas dishes from around the world

The Italians called Christmas dinner "feast of seven fishes". To the table serves a variety of seafood - squid, cod, anchovies, and pasta with clams.

Christmas dishes from around the world

The French also prefer seafood. On the table is usually flaunt lobsters, oysters and foie gras.

Christmas dishes from around the world

The traditional Swedish Christmas dish - rice pudding. In one of the pieces of hide almonds that promises the finder good luck for the year.

Christmas dishes from around the world

The inhabitants of the Costa Rican tamales help themselves - a dish of pork with corn recipe is passed down from generation to generation.

Christmas dishes from around the world

In Ethiopia, eat "doro wat", roast chicken, applied to thin cakes. And forget about the knives and forks, this dish should be taken by hand.

Christmas dishes from around the world

In South Africa, Christmas comes in summer, and locals flock to braai - African grill to roast lamb, turkey or pork.

Christmas dishes from around the world

In Australia, in December the same summer, Australians gather for a Christmas barbecue. They roast turkey, lamb and prawns.

Christmas dishes from around the world

Ghanaians eat at Christmas corn porridge, stewed okra and mashed from various root vegetables called "fufu".

Christmas dishes from around the world

The majority of those caught Christmas in Antarctica, meet a holiday on board the ship. So they have to settle for meat, canned and frozen vegetables.

Christmas dishes from around the world

Egyptian Christians observe a strict fast for three days before Christmas. Main course at this time is "kushari" it is cooked pasta, rice and lentils, seasoned with tomato-vinegar sauce.

Christmas dishes from around the world

In India, the holiday serves biryani or curry - a dish of rice and spices with meat, fish, eggs or vegetables. For dessert offered sweet milk pudding.

Christmas dishes from around the world

Filipinos prefer to roast is entirely milk piglet in her mouth which put a ball of yellow cheese.

Christmas dishes from around the world

In Iceland Christmas dinner starts at 6:00 pm and consists of a wide variety of meat dishes, including venison.

Christmas dishes from around the world

In Argentina, served "Applicant ton" - veal in tuna sauce, and turkey, pork, bread. Often, a gala dinner is served in the backyard-style barbecue.

Christmas dishes from around the world

Residents of Finland are organizing Christmas buffet, attended ham, bread, fish, various casseroles and vegetables, as well as mulled wine with spices

Christmas dishes from around the world

In the US, many people prefer to "Egg nogg" or intoxicated eggnog - a drink made from beaten eggs with sugar and wine.

Christmas dishes from around the world

Believe it or not, Christmas night many Japanese are going to KFC, to eat the crispy chicken with a side dish.