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Saint Nicholas cookies, a tradition in Italy

A lot of people has bought Saint Nicholas cookies, a tradition in Italy, in the Christmas market or has tried to cook them at home. Not all children wait for the 25th of December 25 to receive gifts for Christmas. In the countries of northern Italy, and in some Nordic countries, such as Holland and Germany, gifts arrive already in the night between 5 and 6 December, the night of Saint Nicholas.  Nicholas is an old man with a long grey beard dressed as a bishop. Sometimes he leaves the ...