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National Peach Melba Day – January 13

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National Peach Melba Day Quote of the Day: The first rule in opera is the first rule in life: see to everything yourself. Dame Nellie Melba Today is National Peach Melba Day. This delicious dessert was created by the world-famous Savoy executive chef, Auguste Escoffier in the late 1800’s. He named it Peach Melba in honor of Australian operatic soprano, Dame Nellie Melba. Peach Melba History In 1892, Nellie Melba was performing in Wagner’s opera Lohengrin at Covent Garden. The Duke of Orléans gave a dinner party to celebrate her triumph. For the occasion, Escoffier created a new dessert, and to display it, he used an ice sculpture of a swan, which is featured in the opera. The swan carried peaches which rested on a bed of vanilla ice cream and which were topped with spun sugar. In 1900...

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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 Lemon Cream Pie Day 2017!

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Quote of the Day: If life throws you a lemon – make lemonade. Joan Collins National Lemon Cream Pie Day 2017! Today is National Lemon Cream Pie Day! When thinking of freshness – lemons are one of the first things that come to mind.  We’re going to celebrate today’s food holiday with a slice of Sara Lee’s Lemon Cream Pie while sipping our morning coffee. Then dive into our lemon pie trivia and shop for related holiday gifts. What a way to begin the day! Won’t you join us? Lemon Cream Pie Definition A cream pie is a type of pie or cake filled with a rich custard or pudding that is made from milk, cream, flour, and eggs. It can come in many forms, including vanilla, lemon, lime, peanut butter, banana, coconut, and chocolate. A constant feature of all...

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National Candy Day 2017

Posted by on Nov 4, 2017 in Food, Food Blog, Mystery Novels, National Candy Day 2017, National Food Holidays 2017, Road Trips R Us, Roadtrips R Us, Roadtripsrus, RoadtripsRUs.net, Travel, Uncategorized | Comments Off on National Candy Day 2017

Quote of the Day: Candy making in childhood is one of the sweetest memories ever. Carolyn Bowen National Candy Day 2017 Today is National Candy Day! I have to admit to tearing into peanut brittle (candy) as soon as in the parking lot of the corner grocery. Sugar cravings are not a mild beast! Shucks, your past memories have a way of creeping up at the most unusual moments. Yes, my mother used to make some of the best peanut brittle and I miss it and her! What’s the Definition of Candy? Candy, also called sweets or lollies, is a confection that features sugar as a principal ingredient. Candy is a sweet food product. Sugar candies include hard candies, soft candies, caramels, marshmallows, taffy, and other candies whose principal ingredient is sugar. Commercially, sugar candies are often divided into...

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