Christmas Traditionsby Szymon (Poland)
In my house Christmas dinnerbegins when everybody seefirst star. Our tradition istwenty dishes on table. Wemake place for unexpectedguest. Only one dish In like .It’s be fish carp. It’s delicious!!Christmas in my home.I describe you my typicalChristmas. In my home it'sreally important time. Wespend it with all family. Every-body are cooking, cleaning andsinging carols. We are waitingfor Jezus. When first starappears in the sky we arestarting eat twelve special,Christmas dishes. In my housewe prepare several zup like
urek, barszcz czerwony,grzybowa. We have alsofishes, potatos, salad, kutia,peas and cabbage and manymore. We pray and wish eve-rybody all the best withChristmas Eve wafer in hands.When we end do it we go toChristmas Tree. Under theChristmas Tree there are giftsfor every person of out family.At the midnight we go tochurch on pasterka. In nextday of Christmas we meetwith family again. We aretalking, eating and laughing.Sometimes we go to walk.Everybady are waiting for thespecial time. We are happybecause we can meet withlovely people and we get gifts.ingredients include cinnamonand sesame seeds.
.Basically it is a kind of mante-cado, oval shaped, and usuallycovered with powdered sugar.
roscón de reyes.
king cake.On January 6, it is a traditionto eat a king cake with a small
CHRISTMAS RECIPESFROM TENERIFE .
ALMOND NOUGAT, POLVO-RONES, BATATA SWEETTROUT OR ANGEL'S HAIRONE AND MERENGUE CAKE
. Nougat candy, usuallymade with honey, sugar, eggwhite and almonds, andshaped into rectangular tab-lets.
. TraditionalSpanish Christmas sweetmade mainly with lard, flourand sugar. Other commontrinket hidden inside. Theperson who finds it will have alucky year.
. marzi-pan. chocolate. chocolate.
. champagne.cava. Another kind of spar-kling wine, like champagne,
Christmas Eve in Poland
SPANISH CHRISTMAS FOOD
Prva gimnazija, Maribor, Slovenia
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and inDecember it's evenmagical.
The typical Christmas Evepre-dinner custom of thebreaking and sharing of aspecial rice wafer andoffering good wishes for theyear ahead
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Do you know what ElGordo is ?
It is a Massive Christmaslottery in Spain whichtakes place on 22ndDecember, almosteveryone buys a ticket.The results are sung bySan Ildefonso Schoolstudents as the balls comeout of the machine