December 1st – National Fried Pie Day

December 1st – National Fried Pie Day

Fun Facts About Fried Pies: #1. Fried pies are dessert pastries that are similar to a pie or turnover, except that they are smaller and fried. #2. In the South fried pies were known as “Crab Lanterns”, a term that dates back to at least 1770. #3....
December 2nd – National Fritters Day

December 2nd – National Fritters Day

Fun Facts About Fritters: #1. Fritters are prepared in both sweet and savory varieties. #2. A fritter is a fried food usually consisting of a portion of batter which has been filled with bits of meat, seafood, fruit, vegetables or other ingredients. #3. In China...
December 4th – National Cookie Day

December 4th – National Cookie Day

Fun Facts About Cookies: #1. Letting prepared chocolate chip cookie rest in the refrigerator for 24 to 36 hours will give your cookies more flavor. #2. Chocolate chip cookie consumption increased by 10% following the introduction of detailed nutrition fact labels. #3....
December 5th – National Comfort Food Day

December 5th – National Comfort Food Day

Fun Facts About Food: #1. Ripe cranberries will bounce like rubber balls. #2. About 70% of olive oil being sold is not actually pure olive oil. #3. The oldest evidence for soup is from 6,000 B.C. and calls for hippopotamus and sparrow meat. #4. Chocolate was once used...
December 6th – National Gazpacho Day

December 6th – National Gazpacho Day

Fun Facts About Gazpacho: #1. Gazpacho or Andalusian gazpacho is a cold soup made of raw, blended vegetables. #2. A classic of Spanish cuisine, it originated in the southern region of Andalusia. #3. Gazpacho should be drunk slightly chilled, but not iced. #4....