In My Kitchen – December 2012

IMG_0915 copyIn my kitchen:

Is my Weihnachtsmann Räuchermänner.

Räuchermänners (smoking men) are carved, wooden figures from the Erzgebirge, Germany. They are hollow and come apart in the middle so that an incense cone can be placed in the lower half of the body and lit. Smoke then billows from the mouth, as though the figure is actually smoking. Continue reading