Tips for a genuine Texel Christmas dinner
Are you wondering what will make your Christmas dinner really special? We have lots of inspiring ideas you’ll love for a home-made, genuine Texel Christmas dinner! But if you’re tired of standing in the kitchen all Christmas, why not sample the festive menus at one of Texel’s restaurants of beach cafés?
Texel has an exceptionally large range of authentic regional products that will make a wonderful seasonal dinner. And of course, you can wash it all down with a real Texel tipple.
Wezenpyk Cheese Farm produces traditionally made cheese and its special Christmas Cranberry Pepper Cheese is available from the farm shop. Until stocks last!
Texel is famous for its lovely, tender lamb. This top-quality meat must be from lambs that have spent at least 100 days out in the fields before it can make a claim for the Waddengoud quality stamp. Butcher’s shop Slagerij-eetwinkel Moormann & de Boer also sells beef, pork and chicken that is locally farmed on Texel. In fact, you can even order their meat and cooked meat.
At Texel’s mushroom farm Texelse Paddenstoelenkwekerij, they grow mushrooms by hand. It’s all completely organic and you can actually taste the care that goes into them! The farm’s own website has lots of recipes for Texel shiitake.
For obvious reasons, there are plenty of specialist fishmongers on Texel offering an extensive range of fried, smoked and fresh fish.
One of Texel’s most well-known confectioneries is Baker Timmer’s Hoornderring. Served with cream, it makes a delicious dessert. Or perhaps you prefer some peerless Texel chocolate with your coffee? Take a mouth-watering look at De Texelse Chocolaterie.
Soak up the festive charm of Texel at Christmas. At VVV Texel you can choose from the nicest holiday homes, hotels and bed and breakfasts for your
Did you know that Texel has its own drinks? From TX Gin, to the well-known specialty beer Skuumkoppe and well-known Juttertje! Read the top 5 of Texel
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