In southern Germany, it's traditional to bake Christmas Springerle. The ingredients include flour, sugar, anise - and plenty of patience, because it takes several days until the tiny delicacies are ready.
It's become a typical Christmas decoration both in Germany and in many other parts of the world. Here's how the classic German collectible became emblematic of traditional wooden yuletide decorations globally.
Christmas season come with all sorts sweet holiday specialties: From cookies, to chocolates, to cakes, we have it all. Now, we wanted to know what your favorite treat is.
It seems Germany practically invented Christmas — or at least many of the symbols associated with it. While we don't like to start thinking about it in the summer, the cookie bakers and tree growers have to.
As part of the Euromaxx series “Christmas Treat”, we asked you to send us a photo. We wanted you to tell us what your favorite goodies are.
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