Turkey Free Thanksgiving

Turkey Free Thanksgiving

22nd November ()

I was introduced to the Turducken in New Orleans. And it wasn't Thanksgiving. Glenn at the Gourmet Butcher Block brought it by, and I had never heard of it or had seen one, and they...

Raisin Bran Cereal Day

Raisin Bran Cereal Day

15th November

Raisin bran itself is a good source of fibre and the addition of raisins help create a mild sweetness that in a world were over-sugary cereals exist, it provides a balance of flavor and health...

Vanilla Cupcake Day

Vanilla Cupcake Day

Every November 10th

Cupcakes can be traced back to 1796 when a recipe notation for a cake to be baked in small cups was written in American Cookery (by Amelia Simmons).  The earliest known documentation of the term cupcake was...

Whiskey Sour Day

Whiskey Sour Day

Every August 25th

”Too much of anything is bad, but too much good whiskey is barely enough.” ~ Mark Twain Sometimes what makes a drink truly delicious is an interesting bouquet of flavors, and a whiskey sour offers just such...

Scrapple Day

Scrapple Day

Every November 9th

Scrapple is an unusual comfort food that has existed since the middle ages. When the Germans brought it over, the Pennsylvania Dutch were able to keep this tradition alive as time moved forward. This meaty...