GlobalPost, with the help of our correspondents, scoured the far corners of the globe for some delicious and adventurous holiday eats. If you're tired of the same traditional holiday meal as always, why not experiment with one of these?
Although, vegetarians beware, our recipe submissions were pretty carnivorous.
Check out each of the recipes below:
POLAND: Borscht with mushroom dumplings
ITALY: Italian stuffed capon
CHINA: Chinese New Year cake
Christmas Eve salt cod
PERU: Peruvian pisco sour
DENMARK: Danish almond rice
Cuban pierna asada
THE PHILIPPINES: New Year's Eve Lechon