Food Holidays in March!

Happy March!  Here’s a list of the March food holidays, just in case you are curious.

March is . . .

  • National Celery Month
  • National Flour Month
  • National Frozen Food Month
  • National Nutrition Month
  • National Noodle Month
  • National Peanut Month
  • National Sauce Month
  • National Caffeine Awareness Month
  • National Heart Healthy Month
  • National Hot Breakfast Month
  • National Snack Food Month
  • Potato Lovers Month
  • Sweet Potato Month

Additionally specific weeks in February also have some special designations:

  •  Chocolate Chip Cookie Week (2nd week)
  • American Chocolate Week (3rd week)
  • Maple Syrup Saturday (3rd Saturday)

And then, there are the daily festivities
March 1: National Peanut Butter Lover’s Day
March 1: National Fruit Compote Day
March 2: National Banana Cream Pie Day
March 3: National Cold Cuts Day
March 3: National Mulled Wine Day
March 4: National Pound Cake Day
March 5: National Cheese Doodle Day
March 5: National Absinthe Day
March 6: National Frozen Food Day
March 6: National White Chocolate Cheesecake Day
March 7: National Crown Roast of Pork Day
March 7: National Cereal Day
March 8: National Peanut Cluster Day
March 9: National Crabmeat Day
March 9: National Meatball Day
March 10: National Blueberry Popover Day
March 10: National Pack Your Lunch Day
March 11: Oatmeal-Nut Waffles Day
March 12: National Baked Scallops Day
March 13: Coconut Torte Day
March 14: National Potato Chip Day
March 14: Pi Day (in Math circles)
March 15: National Pears Helene Day (with Chocolate Sauce and Brandy)
March 15: Ag Day
March 16: National Artichoke Hearts Day
March 17: Corned Beef and Cabbage Day
March 18: Oatmeal Cookie Day
March 18: Drink Wine Day
March 19: Poultry Day
March 19: National Chocolate Caramel Day
March 20: Bock Beer Day
March 20: National Ravioli Day
March 21: California Strawberry Day
March 22: Coq Au Vin Day
March 22: National Water Day
March 23: National Banana Bread Day
March 23: National Chip and Dip Day
March 23: National Melba Toast Day
March 24: National Chocolate Covered Raisins Day
March 25: National Lobster Newburg Day
March 25: National Pecan Day
March 25: Waffle Day (in Sweden)
March 26: Gourmet Mac and Cheese Day
March 26: National Spinach Day
March 27: National Spanish Paella Day
March 28: Something on a Stick Day
March 28: National Black Forest Cake Day
March 29: National Lemon Chiffon Cake Day
March 30: Turkey Neck Soup Day
March 31: Tater Day
March 31: National Clams on the Half Shell Day
March 31: Oranges and Lemons Day

Source: http://www.thenibble.com/fun/more/facts/holidays-march.asp

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