The custom of eating pork on New Year's is based on the idea that pigs
symbolize progress. The animal pushes forward, rooting itself in the ground
Dec 30, 2014 ... What's the history behind eating pork and sauerkraut, black-eyed peas, ... after
year, the younger me resented the letdown of New Year's Day.
Dec 28, 2011 ... In addition to eating sauerkraut, eating pork on New Year's Day is another
German tradition. Pork signifies abundance and plenty of food.
... played side dish to the pig on New Year's Day, not because it bears ... ---"Eat '
sour cabbage' for a sweet year; Having ...
Many of the foods people traditionally eat for luck on New Year's Eve are ... pork,
beans, and greens are combined in a dish called Hoppin' John for New Year's ...
Dec 28, 2011 ... From pork to bagels to cakes hiding secret coins, here are 10 foods to ... next 12
months, here are ten ways to eat for luck on New Year's Day.
Jan 2, 2015 ... Growing up, our New Year's Day meal was always a pork roast, ... If you
slaughter a pig for the winter, you want to eat the fresh meat first and ...
Eating these foods will bring you luck in the new year. ... Pork is a staple of just
about every Southern meal, so it's usually cooked with the black-eyed peas.
Jan 1, 2016 ... On New Year's Day, millions of people will be dining on the traditional dish of
pork and sauerkraut.
Dec 30, 2015 ... Some say the idea of eating black eyed peas on New Year's started at ...
themselves lucky to have a meal of peas and salt pork in the dead of ...