Mark Your Calendar: 2013 Food Holidays Andy January 10, 2013 Bizarre, Cool, Holiday, Sliders 4 Comments While any credible HR Department would frown on employees taking a sick day to celebrate a favorite food, especially if not recognized by Church and/ or State, it would be downright brilliant to live in a world where unbridled devotion to something delicious nabbed you a free day of R&R. If Halloween isn’t a paid Holiday, what hope do we have for day honoring tacos? Isn’t this how the Revolution started? No? Damn you Wikipedia. JANUARY 14 – NATIONAL HOT PASTRAMI SANDWICH DAY Other notable National days of noshing in January: Whipped Cream Day – January 5th / Hot Toddy Day – 11th / Popcorn Day – 18th FEBRUARY 4TH – NATIONAL CHOCOLATE FONDUE DAY Baked Alaska Day – February 1st / Sticky Bun Day – 21st / Clam Chowder Day – 25th MARCH 19TH – NATIONAL CORN DOG DAY Cold Cuts Day – March 3rd / Cheese Doodle Day – 5th / Melba Toast Day – 23rd APRIL 12TH – NATIONAL GRILLED CHEESE SANDWICH DAY PB&J Day – April 2nd / Cheeseball Day – 17th / Lima Bean Respect Day – 20th MAY 27TH – NATIONAL GRAPE POPSICLE DAY Hoagie Day – May 5th / Eat What You Want Day – 11th / Taffy Day – 23rd JUNE 2TH – NATIONAL CATFISH DAY Rocky Road Ice Cream Day – June 2nd / Jelly Filled Doughnut Day – 11th / Onion Rings Day – 22nd JULY 3RD – NATIONAL EAT BEANS DAY Fried Chicken Day – July 6th / Fortune Cookie Day – 20th / Junk Food Day – 21st AUGUST 3RD – NATIONAL GRAB SOME NUTS DAY Watermelon Day – August 3rd / S’mores Day – 10th / Bratwurst Day – 16th / Chop Suey Day – 29th SEPTEMBER 10TH – NATIONAL TV DINNER DAY Weinerschnitzel Day – September 9th / Hot Cross Bun Day – 11th / Cheeseburger Day – 18th / Pancake Lovers Day – 26th OCTOBER 8TH -NATIONAL FLUFFERNUTTER DAY Taco Day – October 4th / Moldy Cheese Day – 9th / Caramel Apple Day – 21st / Bologna Day – 24th NOVEMBER 9TH – NATIONAL SCRAPPLE DAY Deviled Egg Day – November 2nd / Nachos Day – 6th / Pickle Day – 14th / French Toast – 28th DECEMBER 16TH – NATIONAL CHOCOLATE COVERED ANYTHING DAY Apple Pie Day – December 3rd / Microwave Oven Day – 6th / Cotton Candy Day – 7th / Egg Nog Day – 24th The following two tabs change content below.BioLatest Posts Andy Latest posts by Andy (see all) Say Whaaaaat? McRib Won’t See National Roll Out. - November 20, 2013 Quick Bite: McDonald’s New Veggie McWraps - August 29, 2013 Quick Bite: Lay’s Canada “Do Us A Flavor” Finalists. - August 1, 2013 4 Responses Mark January 10th, 2013 The sad part about the chocolate covered silkworms is I am much more revolted by the chocolate than I am the silkworms. And silkworms were nasty. Reply Dave January 10th, 2013 Andy – you can’t make a Fluffernutter with Kraft Marshmallow Creme. It HAS to be the one, the only, the original Marshmallow Fluff. Accept no imitations… Reply Andy January 10th, 2013 Thanks for pointing that out Dave, my apologies to Fluffernutter purists worldwide. Please also note, do not use bread with faces. Reply 3horseshoes January 11th, 2013 food holidays annoy me more than sweetest’s day Reply Leave a Reply Cancel Reply Your email address will not be published. Name* Email* Website Comment Current [email protected]* Leave this field empty Notify me of follow-up comments by email. Notify me of new posts by email.