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No its not illegal to eat mince pies on Christmas Day. Why would shops sell mince pies if it was illegal to eat them on Christmas day. If it was illegal, then shops wouldn't sell them.

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Why would shops sell mince pies if it was illegal to eat them on Christmas day?

It is not illegal to eat mince pies on Christmas day.

What food is illegal to eat in England on Christmas day?

Believe it or not but its mince pies, Oliver Cromwell banned mince pies and that law has never been rescinded so mince pies are illegal.

Is it illegal to eat mince pies?

No, why would they exist if we weren't allowed to eat them? However, an old out-dated law in the UK still states that it is illegal to eat Mince Pies on Christmas day.

Can mince pies be eaten on Christmas day?

if you either have mince pies or can make them then of course you can eat them, there is no rule against it!

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Medieval Christmas feasts varied depending on the region and social class, but common dishes included roasted meat like boar or goose, game birds, pies, and dishes flavored with spices such as cinnamon, ginger, and nutmeg. Other popular foods included mince pies, plum pudding, and a variety of sweets made from honey and dried fruits.

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Santa was playing around one day and he found a banana... which Mrs Claus wasn't too happy about....... After all the commotion, Mrs Claus went off with Rudolph, and had a strange love affair. Mr Claus, after finding out, overdosed on Mince pies and warm milk and was manipulated by an elf. he never saw a fragment of shiny christmas wrapping paper again...

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What are Australia's desserts on Christmas Day?

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Cornerstone Bakery sold 78 pies on Monday 96 pies on Tuesday 40 pies on Wednesday 104 pies on Thursday and 77 pies on Friday On average how many pies did they sell per day?