Amongst the endless, deep-rooted holiday traditions around the world, there is one common denominator: the food. Oftentimes some of the earliest childhood memories stem from moments spent in the kitchen preparing dishes that have been passed down for generations.
We pulled together holiday delicacies from 20 countries around the world. Explore the array of native ingredients and local spices derived from cultures across the globe that have been bringing family and friends together for centuries.
From a special alcoholic concoction enjoyed once per year to a staple dish that takes hours to prepare, there are thousands of multifaceted holiday traditions centered around food. Do you have a special dish that you prepare around the holidays?