24/12/2016. Christmas Eve dinner in Poland, waiting for an unexpected guest :)

by Krystyna Knypl December. 24, 2016 1888 views


Christmas Eve dinner begins...

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This year I spend Christmas Eve with my husband, but traditionally one tableware extra is waiting for an unexpected guest :)

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Suddendly...

the doorbell rings ... We have an unexpected guest! 

Welcome to our home SERMOans :)

 Enjoy with us traditional Polish Christmas Eve dinner.  At the beginning we wish all the best and we break the wafer ( opłatek). All the best to SERMO Team and all members!

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It's cold outside, you come from afar, let's start our dinner... hot red barszcz with dumplings.

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I see that it was tasty dish!

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We go to the famous Polish pierogi / dumplings

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It's time for a toast: Merry Christmas and Happy New Year!

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It is our special wine, we drink them only on the Christmas  Eve dinner. 

Liebfraumilch ( = Beloved lady's milk) is a style of semi - sweet white German wine which is produced, mostly for export, in the regions Rheinhessen, Palatinate, Rheingau and Nahe.

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Gotujemy kompot z suszonych owoców /we cook dried fruit compote

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Dried apples, pears, plums, black berries

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Poppy seed cake - recipe

And now it's time for gifts: the most pleasant gift this year was finding at FB pages and Sermo blog my text / post about SERMOnosis.

http://blog.sermo.com/2016/08/...

Info for visitors: this mysterious internist from Poland, mentioned in the blog introduction, that's me :)

Thanks SERMO!

Part two our Christmas Eve dinner here https://www.photoblog.com/mima...

Beatiful Polish carrols in jazz arrangement,  concert in Polish Radio

http://www.polskieradio.pl/7/5...


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Goshaa 1 year, 11 months ago
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Anne Doroba 1 year, 11 months ago

I love the symbolism of the unexpected guest and all of Wigilia. Looks delicious!
My favorite Polish Christmas carol is Lulajze Jezuniu. Beautiful.

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Krystyna Knypl Replied to Anne Doroba 1 year, 11 months ago

Thanks :)

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