Below is a fun article that I wrote for meal planning/recipe site Food on the Table that is perfect for today with some fun facts about popular holiday food. Hope you enjoy and maybe you can through out some interesting facts today at dinner! Merry Christmas! Happy Hanukkah! And Happy Kwanzaa!
Savory ham, spiced gingerbread, cool peppermint candy canes, and chestnuts roasting on a fire; so many holiday memories, songs, and traditions revolve around food. But how did these popular holiday foods become such an intricate part of the season’s festivities? To learn more, check out the tasty history behind these holiday treats.