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August 8 – National Frozen Custard Day

Frozen custard is an enhanced form of ice cream, made with eggs in addition to cream and sugar. (Genuine frozen custard has at least 1.4% egg yolk solids.) The machines used to make it barely incorporate any air into the … Continue reading

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August 4, 2018 – National Mustard Day

National Mustard Day is celebrated annually on the first Saturday in August.  Mustard the plant is the main ingredient in mustard the condiment, which is made from the seeds of the plant. The seeds in one of a variety of … Continue reading

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July 19 – National Hot Dog Day

The National Hot Dog and Sausage Council (NHDSC) has designated July as Hot Dog Month and July 19 as National Hot Dog Day. The first National Hot Dog Day was established in 1991 to coincide with a hot dog lunch on … Continue reading

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May 14 – National Buttermilk Biscuit Day

Buttermilk biscuits are a favorite in my house, especially since they are quick and easy to make, and so delicious. In fact, they are so little trouble that it’s a wonder supermarkets are able to sell those canned biscuits. You … Continue reading

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March 14 – Pi Day

Pi Day is an annual celebration commemorating the mathematical constant π (the Greek letter pi), the symbol for the ratio of the circumference of a circle to its diameter. Pi Day is celebrated around the world – usually with edible … Continue reading

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