National Cherry Pie Day
When is National Cherry Pie Day?
National Cherry Pie Day is the one day a year where it’s all about Cherry Pie. Not just any old pie, like we celebrate on National Pie Day but specifically a pie filled with cherries.
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How is National Cherry Pie Day celebrated?
The best way to celebrate this day is to bake a cherry pie, but if you aren’t a baker there are plenty of bakeries who would be happy to sell you a pie. Bake a pie and have family and friends over or bring it to work. You would be a favorite among your co-workers if you bought a pie to work. You can also be sure to eat cherry pie for breakfast, lunch, dinner or as a mid-day snack or a dessert. There are plenty of ways to fit cherry pie into your day.
National Cherry Pie Day Trivia/Facts:
- Cherry Pie is traditionally made with tart cherries rather than sweet cherries
- The pie is said to have come to America with the first English settlers
- The early American pie crusts often were not eaten, but just designed to hold the filling during baking
- Cherry pie is the fifth most popular pie in the US. (Of course Apple pie is the most popular, then Pumpkin, Pecan and Banana Cream pie
- In the 19th Century, fruit pies were a common breakfast food eaten before the start of a long day
- It used to be against the law to serve ice cream on cherry pie in Kansas.
Celebrities who celebrate their birthday on February 20th:
- Rihanna – Singer
- Kurt Cobain – Singer/Deceased
- Cruz Beckham – David Beckham’s son
- Miles Teller – Actor
- Cindy Crawford – Model
- Sidney Poitier – Actor
- Andrew Shue – Actor
- Jackie Gleason, comedian
- Charles Barkley, NBA star
Popular Social Media Hashtags:
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