10 Traditional Christmas Foods All Over the World


4. Panettone, Italy

This cake was invented in Italy. The legend tells about one boy who was in love with a girl and wanted to try all ways to get her attention. He chose one of the most creative ways.

The boy made up his mind to bake an amazing and delicious cake. What was it like? He made an incredible high bread loaf.

Its exquisite taste was completed with raisins, lemon zest, and candied orange. Nobody knows the result of the boy’s efforts. But surely it became a traditional Christmas food in Italy.

Making panettone is a long process. You will spend that no less than 3 days. First, it was baked in Milan, but nowadays panettone is made around the world. For example, Latin America is famous for this cake.

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