The Yule log, Yule clog, or Christmas block is a specially selected log burnt on a
hearth as a Christmas tradition in a number of countries in Europe. The origin of
the folk custom is unclear. Numer...
Why we have Yule Logs and what they mean and represent at Christmas. ... My
Great Grandfather did own a walking stick factory though!) ... outside is covered
with chocolate or chocolate icing and decorated to look like a bark-covered log.
A yule log is burned because it is believed to bring good luck. ... But does it have
its origins in the winter solstice? ... Northern Europeans, like Vikings, celebrated
the Festival of Yule to honor the winter solstice by journeying into the woods in ...
In the next section, we'll look at how the yule log is celebrated in modern ti...
Yule Log Magick / Make A Yule Log / Bake a Yule Log Cake. The Yule Log, an
ancient symbol of the season, came to us from the Celts. .... If you can't tell by
looking, then use the knife test. ... knife emerges not quite clean from the center of
the cake, and when a light touch does not bounce back easily, it needs to come
Burning a Yule log is probably the oldest Christmas tradition there is. ... It does
require gathering family, friends and neighbors for songs and stories, dances and
romances, feasts ... Or if you don't have a fireplace, you can eat it like the French.
See more about Christmas Chocolates, Yule Log Cake and Meringue. ... Learn
how to make this wintry, birch cake that looks just like a natural birch branch | by
...... all your favorite (and we do mean all) holiday flavors into one delectable dish.
Jul 30, 2007 ... The origin of the yule log. ... Everything to do with them Fireplace ... Rolled,
frosted in chocolate, and decorated to look like a yule log, this ...
Dec 21, 2012 ... The Yule log cake (or bûche de Noël for French speakers) is an ... filled sponge
cake, frosted with chocolate buttercream to look like tree bark ...
The Yule log is an ancient tradition you can make for your own holiday ... One of
our family's favorite traditions – and one that children can do easily – is to make a
Yule log for a family-sized celebration. ... Add as much or as little as you like. ... A
Yule log looks lovely on a table surrounded by candles and holiday greenery.
Dec 17, 2016 ... Still, the fame of the yule log cake does not overshadow the familiar ... as a festive
decoration in their homes, kinda like the stunted cousin of a ...