Christmas in Elizabethan England

Posted By claire on December 14, 2010

Apologies for not writing much on here lately, I’ve been rather overwhelmed with Christmas orders ( a good thing!), Christmas preparations and life in general (like a roof falling in!). I know many of you are interested in how Christmas was celebrated in Tudor and Elizabethan times so you may find the following three articles interesting:-

If you fancy doing some Tudor style cooking, the Historic Royal Palaces have a special Tudor Cookery page on their website with Tudor Cook-along videos and recipes for things like Ryschewys close and fryez, a great alternative to Christmas mince pies – enjoy!


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