20011Re: New Years Eve meal
- Jan 3, 2008If the internet is any indication, sauerkraut is one of the
foods of New Year's Day.
The above page was the number one page at It's All Relative
for January 1. A most unusual page to take the top spot.
Does anyone have traditions of New Year's Day associated with
--- In Slovak-World@yahoogroups.com, "modra101" <modra101@...> wrote:
> One tradition I know about is what not to eat on New Year's Day. While
> living in Slovakia, many Slovaks told me you shouldn't prepare or eat
> any food that comes from an animal that has wings, for example,
> chicken or duck. My in-laws follow this tradition faithfully. We'll be
> eating duck next Saturday instead. Often Slovaks eat fish on New
> Year's Day. Another tradition is that if you put a fish scale in your
> purse or wallet, it will bring you fortune in the New Year. I've never
> seen anyone do that though ;)
> Happy New Year!
> Margarete Hurn Minar
> The Foreigner's Guide to Living in Slovakia
> --- In Slovak-World@yahoogroups.com, Cathie McAdams <ab8gv@> wrote:
> > Can anyone tell me if there is a traditional New Years Eve evening
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