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National Cookie Day 2017

Posted by on Dec 4, 2017 in Corner Gift Shop, Cross-Ties Book, Cross-Ties by Carolyn M. Bowen, Daily National Food Holidays, December 2017 National Food Holidays, December 2017: National Food Holidays, December National Food Holidays, Food, Food Blog, Food Holidays USA, Food Quotes, Holiday Season Shopping, Holidays Shopping, National Cookie Day, National Cookie Day 2017, national food and beverage holidays, national food and drink holidays, National Food History, National Food Hoidays USA, National Food Holdiays, National Food Holiday Facts, National Food Holiday History, National Food Holidays 2017, National Food Holidays History, national food holidays usa, Road Trips R Us, Roadtrips R Us, Roadtripsrus, RoadtripsRUs.net, Today in Food History, Travel, Travel Blog | 0 comments

Quote for Today: “Today I will live in the moment unless it unpleasant in which case I will eat a cookie.” Cookie Monster National Cookie Day 2017  National Cookie Day 2017 Food History Today is National Cookie Day! These handhelds, crisp or soft sweet cakes have been around since the 7th century. The first records of the cookie, according to historians, was in their use to test the baker’s oven. A small amount of batter was sacrificed to help calibrate the oven’s temperature for baking a whole cake. The end result when they were not incinerated was the cookie.   In England and Australia, the cookie is known as a biscuit. Galletas are Spanish cookies. Germans call them Keks and the Italians have several names for them including Amaretti and Biscotti. The American cookie is derived from the Dutch word Koekje...

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National Peppermint Latte Day 2017

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National Peppermint Latte Day 2017 Quote of the Day: Once you wake up and smell the coffee, it’s hard to go back to sleep. Fran Drescher Good morning everyone! National Peppermint Latte Day 2017 Today is National Peppermint Latte Day! This is a perfect beverage for the holiday season. Kick start your day with the smell of peppermint and your favorite espresso brewing to make this Peppermint Latte recipe. Mr. Coffee Café Barista Premium Espresso & Cappuccino System, Silver Peppermint Mocha Latte Recipe Peppermint Mocha Latte 2017-12-03 08:11:07 A delicious Peppermint Mocha Latte recipe! Write a review Save Recipe Print Ingredients 3 tablespoons powdered baking cocoa 3 tablespoons warm water 1-1⁄2 tablespoons peppermint syrup or 1- 1⁄2 tablespoons crème de menthe 4 ounces espresso 12 ounces steamed milk Whipped cream Red sugar crystals and/or tiny peppermint canes/chips Instructions Combine 3...

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National Bavarian Cream Pie Day 2017

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National Bavarian Cream Pie Day! Quote for Today: When baking, follow directions. When cooking, follow your senses. Chef Thomas Jones Today is National Bavarian Cream Pie Day! A fluffy alternative to yesterday’s National Cake Day. What do we love about the holidays? You guessed right – food, family, and friends. Trivia: Bavarian Cream or (Bavarois) is a cold egg custard thickened with gelatin then mixed with whipped cream, vanilla, fruit puree or other flavorings. Marie-Antoine Carême, perhaps the first celebrity chef, is generally given credit for its creation in the early 19th century. Enough about that for you can’t eat history. Here’s the recipe below! Bavarian Chocolate Cream Pie Bavarian Chocolate Cream Pie 2017-11-27 04:36:13 An easy to make Bavarian Chocolate Cream Pie for the holidays! Write a review Save Recipe Print Ingredients Crust 1 ¼ cup – Nabisco...

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Now Brewing: National Espresso Day

Posted by on Nov 23, 2017 in Bestselling crime fiction novels, Bestselling Mystery Books, Black Friday Shopping, Espresso Day, Food, Food Blog, National Espresso Day, national food and beverage holidays, national food and drink holidays, National Food Hoidays USA, National Food Holiday History, National Food Holidays 2017, National Food Holidays November 2017, National Food Holidays October 2017, national food holidays today, national food holidays usa, national food related holidays, Road Trips R Us, Roadtrips R Us, Roadtripsrus, RoadtripsRUs.net, Travel, Travel Blog, Uncategorized | 0 comments

National Espresso Day Quote for Today: “Thank you for your coffee, seignior. I shall miss that when we leave Casablanca.” Ingrid Bergman, in Casablanca Today is National Espresso Day! We have been enjoying our Morning Joe this month by dabbling in a variety of coffee methods and blends including cappuccino, macchiato, caffè macchiato, and caffé latte. Today’s National Food and Beverage Holiday – National Espresso Day is the straight-up version of the foundation of many of these coffee beverages. Wake up and smell the coffee: National Espresso Day What is Espresso? Espresso is a method of brewing coffee not a coffee blend. It’s an Italian coffee brewed by forcing a small amount of nearly boiling water under pressure through finely ground coffee beans (50). Espresso is generally thicker than coffee brewed by other methods, has a higher concentration of suspended and...

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National Wild Foods Day

Posted by on Oct 28, 2017 in Food, Food Blog, national food and drink holidays, National Food Holidays October 2017, National Wild Foods Day, nature, Road Trips R Us, Roadtrips R Us | Comments Off on National Wild Foods Day

Quote of the Day: Study nature, love nature, stay close to nature. It will never fail you. Frank Lloyd Wright National Wild Foods Day Today is National Wild Foods Day! It’s a great day to explore nature or your favorite farmers market for some wild plants, fruits, and vegetables. Wild foods are a healthy choice for nutritional value and the pleasure of exploring the unknown. If you get an opportunity this weekend to walk or bike in nature, be on the lookout for some edible wild foods. When foraging for plants be sure to double check your pickings by making sure they’re safe to eat. For example, some species of mushrooms are poisonous. This food holiday brings to mind some fond childhood memories of going blackberry picking and eating delicious blackberry pies. Check out our official National Food Holiday...

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