Did you know that goose was the traditional Christmas bird in England until King Henry VIII switched to turkey? Or that Brits spend over $3 million on Brussels sprouts each year?
You'll have plenty of fun facts to share at Christmas dinner thanks to this cool infographic. Illustrated by Laura Hunter for Barclaycard, this nifty visual guide features classic holiday foods like cured ham, roasted vegetables, mulled wine and cheese along with a bit of trivia.
It's a nice way to get into the holiday spirit. Take a look below for some fun facts and scroll down for delicious recipes for the ultimate Christmas dinner.