The seasonal stalls return to Monument for another year, bringing you delicious international delicacies and bespoke gifts to prepare you for the festive season!
From fine Italian chocolate to handmade journals to gooey waffles, the market has everything you could fester your eyes on, to leave you feeling jollier than good old Santa himself.
So, to ensure your trip leaves your taste buds in a festive frenzy, we’re providing you with our all time, top 5 foods to try out at Newcastle Christmas Market. Food coma, come at me.
1) Krakauer Hotdog from the German Bratwurst Stall
The Krakauer is a mildly spiced, authentic German smoked sausage, usually paired with mustard and served in a hot dog bun. At only £5 this dish is sure to keep you feeling full and satisfied whilst strolling around the stalls.
The German stand also offers the traditional Bratwurst, Sauerkraut and classic currywurst - all delicious classic German cuisines you NEED. TO. TRY.
2) Nutella & White Chocolate Crepe from the French Crepe Stall
What could be better than melted Nutella, mixed with sprinkles of white chocolate, in a soft, warm sweet pancake? Not much, we promise you.
The crepe stall offers a wide range of sweet and savory French crepes, from ham to marshmallow, there are tasty pancakes for you to eat, breakfast, lunch and dinner! Made freshly in front of you and ranging from £4 - 6, you can't go wrong!
3) Caramel and Peacan Cookie or a Lemon Tart or a Raspberry Meringue or....
Anything from the French Patisserie stall will leave your sweet tooth more than satisfied. All homemade and filled with flavor, each little French delight, is a perfect pairing with a hot cuppa. Mix and match cookies with macarons, chocolate flavors with almond essence, and soft cakes with crunchy biscotti. Whatever you french fancy ;). The stall offers a pick ‘n’ mix style service; providing the perfect idea for treating your house mates to a little pre-Crimbo gift!
4) The Full Monty, coz why not?
Catalan Chicken, Salad, Allioli and Salas Sarva, yes please! This Spanish tapas stall is sure to sensualize your taste buds into a Mediterranean frenzy.
If you enjoy spicy food this is the place for you! With the menu offering a dish called 'The Hot One', you will definitely be in for a spicy treat. With each dish a good portion size and at only a fiver, we highly recommend this stand.
5) A chocolate kiss, oh you shouldn't have!
Located on the Grainger Street side of the market, the chocolate, whirl-shaped cone stall, offers the perfect gift for all your loved ones out there. With over 10 flavors, in milk, white and dark chocolate, there is sure to be something for everyone. From Coconut and After Eight to Prosecco flavored creamy whirls, you undoubtedly will be able to fill a 6 pack gift box with ease! If not, why not treat yourself to a singular £1 kiss, you know you want to!
Alongside our new favorite street food stalls, the market offers a range of handmade gifts. We’re talking knitted winter hats, cozy candles and more! Make sure you have a good browse of all the stalls to get some shopping inspiration.