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Did you know that stamppot is a traditional nutritious Dutch dish that really warms you on a cold winter's night?

Stamppot: the Netherlands’ favorite winter comfort food

Did you know that stamppot is a traditional Dutch dish that really warms you on a cold winter's night? Stamppot (literal translation: 'mash pot') is...
coffee

The Dutch are among the biggest coffee drinkers in the world

Did you know that the Dutch are among the biggest coffee drinkers in the world? (only Scandinavians drink more coffee) On average Dutch people...
hagelslag

Chocolate sprinkles for breakfast

Did you know that the Dutch eat chocolate sprinkles for breakfast? They call it 'hagelslag'.
asparagus

Asparagus season

Did you know that the Dutch asparagus consumption keeps increasing every year? More than 40% of the Dutch eat asparagus at least 10 times during...
Did you know that some Dutch grocery stores offer a free piece of fruit for children? While the parents do their shopping, the kids have something healthy to munch on.

Free fruit for kids in Dutch supermarkets

Did you know that some Dutch grocery stores like AH and Lidl offer a free piece of fruit for children? While the parents do their...
chocolate

Chocolate consumption in the Netherlands

Did you know that the Dutch indulge in about 5kg of chocolate per year on average?
Did you know that the Netherlands is one of the world's largest exporters of mushrooms?

Seven interesting facts about Dutch mushrooms

1. Did you know that the Netherlands is the world's second largest exporters of mushrooms, after Poland? 2. 80% of the total production of mushrooms...
Tony's Chocolonely

Tony’s Chocolonely Dutch fair trade chocolate

Did you know that today Tony's Chocolonely opened a store in Amsterdam? Tony Chocolonely was the first Dutch chocolate brand to become fully fair...
stroopwafels

Stroopwafel Day in Gouda

Did you know that today is all about 'stroopwafels' in Gouda? Come to Gouda and enjoy free stroopwafels, take part in stroopwafel games, eat stroopwafel...
bokkenpootjes

Bokkenpootjes: almond meringue sticks

Did you know that 'bokkenpootjes' are almond meringue sticks filled with butter icing and dipped in chocolate? The Dutch name means 'goat leg' and with...

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