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Saints Feast Family
~Exploring Catholic Patron Saints of the Day & their Feasts (Catholic Cuisine)
(Find food, recipes, traditions, locations, relics, prayers, songs, book, movies, art, products, crafts & more!)

Recipes of December

  1. Traditional English Wassail – Mulled Cider (Beverage) --- Advent

  2. Goan Prawn Curry with Coconut  (Entrée)  --- St. Francis Xavier --- December 1

  3. Springerle Shortbread Cookie (Dessert) --- St. Nicholas --- December 2

  4. Saint Nicholas Cookies (Dessert) --- St. Nicholas --- December 2

  5. Spitzbuben Cookies (Dessert) --- St. Nicholas --- December 2

  6. German Potato Salad (Side) --- St. Nicholas --- December 2

  7. German Red Cabbage (Side) --- St. Nicholas --- December 2

  8. Weckmann (Bread) --- St. Nicholas --- December 2

  9. Spekulatius Cookies (Dessert) --- St. Nicholas --- December 2

  10. Gluhwein (Beverage) --- St. Nicholas --- December 2

  11. St. Ambrose Honey Cookies (Dessert) --- St. Ambrose --- December 7

  12. Pitta ‘mpigliata Calabrian Christmas Cake (Dessert) --- St. Ambrose --- December 7

  13. The Bee's Knees (Beverage) --- St. Ambrose --- December 7

  14. Moravian Christmas Cake Cookies (Dessert) --- The Immaculate Conception --- December 8

  15. Mexican Wedding Cookies  (Dessert) --- St. Juan Diego --- December 9

  16. Marshmallows (Dessert) --- St. Juan Diego --- December 9

  17. Ground Beef Empanadas Picadillo (Entrée) --- St. Juan Diego --- December 9

  18. Italian Wedding Cookies (Dessert) ---  St. Damasus --- December 11

  19. Mexican holiday punch: Ponche navideñoby (Beverage) --- Our Lady of Guadalupe --- December 12

  20. Roasted Pork Leg in Adobo Sauce (Entrée) --- Our Lady of Guadalupe --- December 12

  21. Green Pozole Soup Guerrero Style (Soup) --- Our Lady of Guadalupe --- December 12

  22. St. Lucia Buns: Swedish Saffron Christmas Bread (Bread) --- St. Lucy --- December 13

  23. St. Lucia Buns (Bread) --- St. Lucy --- December 13

  24. Braided St. Lucia Bread (Bread) --- St. Lucy --- December 13

  25. Swedish Meatballs (Entrée) --- St. Lucy --- December 13

  26. Vaniljkakor: Swedish Vanilla Cookies (Dessert) --- St. Lucy --- December 13

  27. Swedish Glögg Mulled Wine (Beverage) --- St. Lucy --- December 13

  28. Santa Lucia Martini (Beverage) --- St. Lucy --- December 13

  29. Roscón de Reyes (Dessert) --- St. John of the Cross --- December 14

  30. Baked Walnut Stuffed Apples with White Wine  (Dessert) --- St. Peter Canisius --- December 21

  31. Kelley's RICOTTA COOKIES: Italian Christmas Cookies (Dessert) --- St. John of Kanty --- December 23

  32. Makowiec: Poppy seed cake (Dessert) --- St. John of Kanty --- December 23

  33. Eggnog (Beverage) --- St. John of Kanty --- December 23

  34. Ann Marie's Clams Linguine (Entrée) --- The Vigil of the Nativity --- December 24

  35. French Yule Log Cake (Dessert) --- The Vigil of the Nativity --- December 24

  36. Pizzelles (Dessert) - Christmas - December 25

  37. Italian Chocolate Toto Cookies (Dessert) --- St. Stephen --- December 26

  38. St. Stephen's Day Stew (Soup) --- St. Stephen --- December 26

  39. Podkovy: St. Stephen's Horseshoes (Dessert) --- St. Stephen --- December 26

  40. Ghotab or Qottab Cookie (Dessert) --- St. John the Apostle --- December 27

  41. Scandinavian Berry Sauce (Side) --- Childermas --- December 28

  42. Blueberry Balsamic Pork Chops (Entrée) --- Childermas --- December 28

  43. Panna Cotta with Raspberry Sauce (Dessert) --- Childermas --- December 28

  44. Crumpet (Bread) --- St. Thomas Becket --- December 29