National Pizza Day National Pizza Day is a day that celebrates one of America’s favorite foods, besides hotdogs of course, a flat, usually, round baked dough covered with sauce, cheese and sometimes meatballs, sausage, mushrooms or anchovies. This is a holiday where people can enjoy one of the most popular
February 11th – National Peppermint Patty Day National Peppermint Patty Day first came about in the 1800’s. A peppermint patty is mint covered with chocolate, usually dark chocolate. The chocolate candy became popular in 1940 when it was made by the York Company, who created the official name, York Peppermint Patty.
National Almond Day – February 16th The almond is originally from Asia but became a staple food for nomadic tribes when it helped them to sustain during long journeys. The almond has become so popular it has been transformed to several additional food products including, almond milk, paste, flour, butter,
February 19th – National Chocolate Mint Day National Chocolate Mint Day is a holiday created by the U.S. National Confectioners Association so that all chocolate mint lovers can eat this treat all day long (without the guilt). This holiday is very similar to National Peppermint Patty Day, a holiday also celebrated
National Banana Bread Day Bananas came to the United States in the 1870s but didn’t appear in cookbooks until the 1930s when baking soda and baking powder became popular. Banana bread became more popular with the release of the Chiquita Banana Recipe Book in 1950. Food historians believe banana bread