Fascinating Facts about Christmas Dinner [INFOGRAPHIC]

Jill Holtz

December 14, 2016

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We all love sitting down for Christmas dinner (once the work is out the way!) but Christmas dinner preferences vary widely according to a new survey. Read on to find out some Fascinating Facts about Christmas Dinner:

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There are some really interesting facts from recent research compiled by AO.com, which looked into likes and dislikes for Christmas food & drink for Christmas Day.

Christmas Dinner Facts

  • Turkey is still top choice with close to 60% of people choosing it for Christmas dinner
  • While only 5% will be eating veggie for Christmas, 34% said they were open to having a vegetarian option instead of turkey!
  • 45% of people said that roast potatoes are a must-have for Christmas dinner while only 7% opted for mashed potatoes
  • 23% will be enjoying wine with their Christmas dinner
  • 22% of people spend more than 2 hours at the Christmas dinner table
  • 20% will be eating out for Christmas dinner this year
  • Northern Ireland will be 2nd for spending on Christmas Food & Drink, just behind London

Christmas Dinners in the UK
Provided by Ao.com

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Published On: December 14th, 2016 / Categories: Food and Recipes / Last Updated: January 14th, 2022 / Tags: /

About the Author: Jill Holtz

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Jill is one of the co-founders of Mykidstime and a mum of 2 girls

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