Tag Archives: Food Holiday

National Scrapple Day

National Scrapple Day is celebrated on November 9th of each year. Scrapple, also known by the Pennsylvania Dutch name panhaas or “pan rabbit,” is traditionally a mush of pork scraps and trimmings combined with cornmeal and wheat flour, often buckwheat flour, and spices. The mush is formed into a semi-solid congealed loaf, and slices of… Read More »

National Creamsicle Day

National Creamsicle Day is celebrated on August 14th of each year. The staff at National Whatever Day were unable to discover the origin of National Creamsicle Day. Creamsicle is a brand name for a different frozen dessert also owned by Unilever. Again on the same flat wooden stick, it is made as a single flat… Read More »

National Watermelon Day

National Watermelon Day is celebrated on August 3rd of each year. Watermelon is a vine-like flowering plant originally from southern Africa. The watermelon fruit, loosely considered a type of melon – although not in the genus Cucumis – has a smooth exterior rind (green, yellow and sometimes white) and a juicy, sweet interior flesh (usually… Read More »

National Chocolate Covered Raisin Day

National Chocolate Covered Raisin Day is celebrated on March 24th of each year. Chocolate-covered raisins are a popular bulk vending product. They consist, as the name suggests, of raisins coated in a shell of either milk chocolate or dark chocolate. They have a reputation in many countries of being food eaten in movie theaters, and… Read More »

National Peanut Butter Lovers Day

National Peanut Butter Lovers Day is celebrated on March 1st of each year. The staff at National Whatever Day were unable to discover the origin of National Peanut Butter Lovers Day. Peanut butter is a food paste made primarily from ground dry roasted peanuts, popular in the Philippines, North America, the Netherlands and the United… Read More »