Healthy Eating: International Food

The World's Top 12 Worst Holiday Foods

If you overdo it on these international treats this season, you may be sporting a Santa-like belly come New Year's Eve

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The World's Top 12 Worst Holiday Foods  // Christmas pies © Thinkstock

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Just when you thought Grandma’s Christmas sugar cookies and hot buttered rum were the worst waistline wreckers out there, these 12 holiday foods from around the world may, er, take the cake. (Search: What are the worst cookies for you?) Full of butter, sugar, and notoriously fatty ingredients, the only thing these international foods are giving this holiday season is the gift of girth. See what deep-fried, gravy-layered dish takes first prize for the worst holiday food in the world.

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