View Full Version : Culinary Christmas - December 24: We Wish You A Merry Christmas

December 24th, 2010, 09:41 AM
<img border="0" src="http://forums.tannerworld.com/databank/2010/image_25days2010_24_wewishyou1.jpg" align="right" hspace="10" vspace="5">Featured Foods: Figgy pudding

My favorite version of We Wish You A Merry Christmas is performed by John Denver & The Muppets, and we featured that track back in 2002 (http://forums.tannerworld.com/showthread.php?t=1813). During the song, Miss Piggy confuses the reference to "Figgy pudding" as "Piggy pudding" and has a little conniption. It's all quite delightful.

However, since we've already used that version, I present to you this track by Roger Whittaker. There are no pigs mentioned, but he sure does make a big deal about figgy pudding. You hear it a lot... and even in a round! Personally, the stuff sounds amazingly gross (http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Figgy_pudding).

While you are here, don't forget to check out our Tour of View-Masterville (http://www.steveandamysly.com/2010/12/23/view-masterville-a-christmas-village-theme/), the Christmas village I built underneath our Christmas tree this year. You'll have a "reel" good time! :)

Just one more track to go for this Culinary Christmas celebration during our 25 Days. What will it be? Tune in tomorrow to find out!

Play The Song

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Download The Song Roger Whittaker - We Wish You A Merry Christmas (http://christmas.tannerworld.com/Roger Whittaker - We Wish You A Merry Christmas.mp3) (Released 1995, 1:50, 2.7 MB)
(Right-click and Save)From the Archives: December 24
2002: Interlude/The Music Of Christmas (http://forums.tannerworld.com/showthread.php?t=1809) by Steven Curtis Chapman
Who is He in Yonder Stall (http://forums.tannerworld.com/showthread.php?t=1809) by MBI Choirs and Symphonic Band
2003: Hark, The Herald Angels Sing (http://forums.tannerworld.com/showthread.php?t=3336) from A Charlie Brown Christmas
2004: Ding Dong Merrily on High (http://forums.tannerworld.com/showthread.php?t=4994) by Oliver Schroer
2005: The First Noel (http://forums.tannerworld.com/showthread.php?t=6553) by George Melachrino and His Orchestra
2006: Yingle Bells (http://forums.tannerworld.com/showthread.php?t=7829) by Yogi Yorgesson
2007: Let It Snow! Let It Snow! Let It Snow! (http://forums.tannerworld.com/showthread.php?t=11484) by Ira Ironstrings
2008: Happy New Year (http://forums.tannerworld.com/showthread.php?t=18355) by The McGuire Sisters
A Handful Of Happy New Years (http://forums.tannerworld.com/showthread.php?t=18355) by Living Strings 2009: The Night Before Christmas (In Texas, That Is) (http://forums.tannerworld.com/showthread.php?t=25052) by Gene AutryRate The Song

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