Video: The best & worst of Swedish Christmas

What's the best thing about Christmas in Sweden? The worst? And perhaps most importantly, the tastiest? The Local's Paul O'Mahony hits the Old Town's Christmas market as the first snow of the season falls to find out more.

Video: The best & worst of Swedish Christmas
Tom says he is a big fan of the food. Photo: The Local


Glögg – Mulled wine 
Lussekatter – A sweet bun, flavoured with saffron 
Julmust – A sweet drink, similar to cola
Julbord – A Christmas platter, literally Christmas Table
Svagdricka – A kind of sweet beer, with a low alcohol content 
Enbärsmust – A drink made from juniper berries

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