Traditional Christmas Food in Germany
We asked German people about their favorite dishes for Christmas Eve. In this Top 5 article you will find out what they answered.
TOP 5 – Table Grill Raclette
A popular dish for Christmas Eve is table-top grill raclette. The family sits around the table and each person cooks their meat on the hot sizzling grill and melts cheeses in little pans. This dish has a lot of variations and is served with pickles, bread and vegetables.
Top 2 – Potato Salad and Sausages
Sounds simple and not very festive, but it is one of the most favorite dishes on German Christmas evening. As families prepare for church and family traditions the simple dish make the dinner preparations easy. The sausages chosen who are served with a hearty potato salad are most of the times either Wiener or Bockwurst sausages.
See how German families prepare their food for the Christmas holidays in this video.