2nd Day of Christmas: Feast on Seven Fishes

Discover the origins of this Italian American Christmas Eve tradition and download recipes.

This article, written by Domenick Rafter, appears on Queens Tribune

Feast Of Seven Fishes: A Look At The Popular Italian-American Christmas Tradition

It’s a classic Italian tradition that still reigns over large family gatherings on Dec. 24th every year, even after several generations have brought Italian-Americans more into assimilation.

While it shouldn’t be surprising in a country surrounded on three sides by water, the tradition, called festa de bette peschi in Italian, is more of an Italian-American tradition than an Italian one.

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