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Danes are creative when it comes to celebrating Christmas

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Even if you're a tourist and don't have Danish friends to attend a Christmas Eve dinner, you won't miss its taste. Most of the hotels and restaurants will have a special Christmas menu that includes traditional dishes.

Some of the traditional Danish Christmas dishes are roast pork, boiled and caramelised potatoes, red cabbage and gravy. There's also a classic Danish dessert, 'ris à l’amande', cold rice pudding with whipped cream, vanilla, almonds and hot cherry sauce, or ‘risengrød’ hot rice pudding. Some traditional baking is also a must: ginger snaps, vanilla biscuits or gingerbread hearts.

And, of course, let's not forget about the favourite and traditional Danish Christmas beer and Øl to wash down all the above.

Traditional danish pork roast. 2019
Traditional danish pork roast.
Christmas biscuits 2019
Christmas biscuits
Sugar-glazed potatoes 2019
Sugar-glazed potatoes
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