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The Clam Chowder Mystery Revealed

Posted by on Feb 26, 2018 in Best-selling mystery novels, Cheap Travel, Clam Chowder, Clam Facts, Clam Quote, Clam Recipes, comfort foods, Cooking, Daily National Food Holidays, Dining, Easy Food Recipes, February 2018 National Food Holidays, Food & Travel Blog, Food Facts, Food History, Food Holiday History, Food Holiday Quotes, Food Holidays USA, Food Network, Food Quotes, Food Recipes for National Food Holidays, long road home, National Clam Chowder Day, New England Clam Chowder Recipe, The Clam Chowder Mystery Revealed | 0 comments

National Clam Chowder Day National Clam Chowder Day National Clam Chowder Day is observed annually on February 25. This hearty, solid, seafood chowder is a substantial dish regardless of the season. It’s especially enjoyable in the winter when it’s freezing outside. Today we take New England clam chowder as something traditional that makes our roots as American cooking very solid, with a lot of foundation. But the first person who decided to mix potatoes and clams and bacon and cream, in his own way 100 to 200 years ago, was a modernist. Jose Andres Let’s define it, explore its origin, food history, and add an easy chowder recipe to make and more. What is Clam Chowder? Clam chowder is a soup(s) containing clams and broth. The common ingredients are clams, diced potatoes, onions, and celery. Sometimes the chowder may...

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National Banana Bread Day – February 23

Posted by on Feb 23, 2018 in Amazon Gift Ideas, Bestselling Mystery Novels, Carolyn Bowen Author, comfort foods, Cooking, Daily National Food Holidays, February National Food & Beverage Holidays, Food, Food & Beverage History, Food & Travel Blog, Food Blog, Food Holiday Recipe, Food Holidays USA, Food Quotes, Food Recipes for National Food Holidays, Gift Ideas, homemade banana bread, long road home, National Banana Bread Day, Road Trips R Us, Roadtrips R Us, Roadtripsrus, Today in Food History, Travel, Travel Blog | 0 comments

National Banana Bread Day   National Banana Bread Day is observed on February 23. Today is National Banana Bread Day in the United States. Banana bread is a favorite comfort food in many homes. It’s a moist sweet, cake-like quick bread made with mashed bananas. Quote of the Day: I am good at baking. I don’t know if that counts as a talent, but I love to bake. Everybody says I’m good at it, so apparently, I make the best banana bread. Meaghan Jette Martin, American actress  History Banana bread has interesting origins dating back to the 1930s. Bananas first appeared in the U.S. in the 1870s. It was much later before they appeared as ingredients for desserts. During the 1930’s banana bread was introduced in American cookbooks with the popularization of baking soda and baking powder. Banana Bread...

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National Fruitcake Day

Posted by on Dec 27, 2017 in Amazon, Amazon Gift Ideas, Bestselling author Carolyn Bowen, Bestselling books, Bestselling Romance Novels, Carolyn M. Bowen Author, Carolyn M. Bowen Cross-Ties, Celebrating National Food Holidays USA, Chef TJ, Claxton Fruit Cake, Claxton Fruit Cake Company, Claxton GA, Cooking with family, Daily National Food Holidays, December Food Holidays, December National Food Holidays, Food, Food and Travel Blog, Food Blog, Food Celebrations, Food Facts, Food Quotes, Fruit Cake, Holiday Shopping Online, National Food Holidays 2017, national food holidays today, National Fruitcake Day, Online Shopping, Road Trips R Us, Roadtrips R Us, Roadtripsrus, RoadtripsRUs.net, Today's Food Holiday, Today’s National Food Holiday, Today’s USA National Food Holidays, Travel & Food Blog | Comments Off on National Fruitcake Day

Quote for Today: Cakes are special. Every birthday, every celebration ends with something sweet, a cake, and people remember. It’s all about the memories. Buddy Valastro National Fruitcake Day Today is National Fruitcake Day! When I was growing up you could tell the month of the year by the foods we ate. Living on a farm had its’ perks! What I remember most about the holidays was the smell of fruitcake baking in the oven. It was a clue for the upcoming holidays – cooking of more pies and cakes! The days of country living are long gone but the memories remain. I still enjoy fruitcake during the holiday season. It takes me back to my youth on the farm.   What is Fruitcake? Fruitcake is a cake made with candied or dried fruit, nuts, and spices, and optionally...

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National Pfeffernüsse Day

Posted by on Dec 23, 2017 in Amazon Gifts, Best Novels for Gifts Christmas 2017, Bestselling author Carolyn Bowen, Bestselling books, Bestselling Mystery Novels, Bestselling Romance Novels, Bobby Flay Quotes, Carolyn M. Bowen Author, Celebrating National Food Holidays, Christmas Cookies, Christmas Shopping 2017, Christmas Shopping Online, Daily Food Holidays, Daily National Food Holidays, December Food Holidays, Food, Food Blog, Food History, Food Holiday, Food Holiday History, Food Quotes, Food Trivia, Holiday Cooking, Holiday Gifting, Holiday Online Shopping, Holiday Shopping Online, long road home, Mystery Novels, Mystery Novels for the Holidays, National Food Holiday Celebrations, National Pfeffernüsse Day, Online Shopping, Online Shopping for Christmas, Pfeffernüsse, Road Trips R Us, Roadtrips R Us, Roadtripsrus, RoadtripsRUs.net, Today in Food History, Today's National Food History, Travel, Travel & Food Blog, Travel Blog | Comments Off on National Pfeffernüsse Day

National Pfeffernüsse Day Quote of the Day: I think cookies are sort of the unsung sweet, you know? They’re incredibly popular. But everybody thinks of cakes and pies and fancier desserts before they think cookies. A plate of cookies is a great way to end dinner and really nice to share at the holidays. Bobby Flay National Pfeffernüsse Day 2017 Today is National Pfeffernüsse Day! It’s one of those food holidays when you say – what? However, when looking closer, it fits in with our Christmas baking ideas for celebrating the December National Food Holidays.   What’s a Pfeffernüsse? Think about the smells and taste you normally associate with Christmas and you have a whiff of pfeffernüsse. It’s a gingerbread type biscuit crammed with aromatic spices that burst in your mouth with every bite. These tiny morsels are served traditionally...

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National Date Nut Bread Day

Posted by on Dec 23, 2017 in Bestselling crime fiction novels, Bestselling Mystery Books, Bestselling Mystery Novels 2017, Buying Christmas Gifts Online, Buying Novels Online, Carolyn M. Bowen Author, Christmas Gifts 2017, Christmas Shopping Online, Daily National Food Holidays, December Food Holidays, December National Food Holidays, Food, Food Blog, Food Quotes, Holiday Gifting, Holiday Online Shopping, Holiday Shopping Online, Mystery Novels for the Holidays, National Date Nut Bread Day, National Food Holiday Celebrations, National Food Holiday Facts, Road Trips R Us, Roadtrips R Us, Roadtripsrus, RoadtripsRUs.net, Today in Food History, Travel, Travel Blog | Comments Off on National Date Nut Bread Day

National Date Nut Bread Day Quote of the Day: Cooking is all about people. Food is maybe the only universal thing that really has the power to bring everyone together. No matter what culture, everywhere around the world, people get together to eat. Guy Fieri National Date Nut Bread Day Today is National Date Nut Bread Day. It’s a wonderful addition to our December National Food Holidays for celebrating the joy of the Christmas Season. Check out our Reader’s Choice Award for celebrating this month’s food holidays! You’ll find some close and distant relatives of date nut bread are also celebrated this month. Date Nut Trivia ~ Origin The date palm has been around for a long-long time, 50 million years according to fossil records. Archaeological evidence date cultivation in eastern Arabia between 5530 and 5320 calBC. It’s believed dates...

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National Pastry Day

Posted by on Dec 9, 2017 in Buying Books, Buying Christmas Gifts Online, Carolyn M. Bowen Author, celebrate national food holidays, Celebrating Christmas 2017, Celebrating National Food Holidays, Celebrating National Food Holidays USA, Cheap Flights for the Holidays, Christmas Gifts, Christmas Shopping Online, Easy Food Recipes, Famous Chefs, Food, Food & Beverage History, Food & Travel Blog, Food Blog, Food Celebrations, Food Facts, Food Holiday Recipe, Food Holidays USA, Food Quotes, Food Trivia, Great Chefs, Holiday Shopping Online, Martha Stewart, Martha Stewart Recipes, Mystery Novels for the Holidays, National Food Holiday, National Food Holiday Facts, National Food Holiday Recipes, National Food Holidays Recipes and History, national food holidays usa, National Pastry Day, road home, Road Trips R Us, Roadtrips R Us, Roadtripsrus, Roadtripsrus.com, RoadtripsRUs.net, Today in Food History, Travel Blog | Comments Off on National Pastry Day

Quote of the Day: You are the boss of that dough. Julia Child  Today, December 9, is National Pastry Day! This holiday will be celebrated at our home today for I love sweet stuff – I will not lie! Defining moments The pastry is dough of flour, water, and shortening that may be savory or sweetened. Sweetened pastries are often described as bakers’ confectionery. The word “pastries” suggests many kinds of baked products made from ingredients such as flour, sugar, milk, butter, shortening, baking powder, and eggs. Common pastry dishes include pies, tarts, quiches, and pasties. Pastry Trivia Pastries were first created by the ancient Egyptians. The classical period of ancient Greece and Rome had pastries made with almonds, flour, honey, and seeds. The introduction of sugar into European cookery resulted in a large variety of new pastry recipes in France,...

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