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Fun Food Holidays™ Today is November 23rd

CDK is the home of the original Fun Food Holidays. This collection of food-related dates was created so every day would be a holiday. We have the most complete and up-to-date collection (even though others have tried to copy us) so check back each day for a new reason to celebrate food!

Today

National Espresso Day

National Espresso Day is a time to honor a caffeinated beverage that is the foundation of other popular drinks, from cappuccino to lattes to mochas. Espresso's pressurized brewing process make this one concentrated cup of joe. So don't drink it before bedtime, and don't call it 'EX-presso!'

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Today

National Cashew Day

Technically a seed and not a nut, cashews are a popular snack food salted or honey roasted. But cashews are a flavorful ingredient in many Asian entree recipes, and can even serve as a fine substitute for peanuts in many dishes. Check out the hundreds of recipes that call for cashews available here at CDK!

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Today

Eat a Cranberry Day

A big part of a traditional North American Thanksgiving meal, cranberries are usually served as a gelled sauce. But if sliding a cylinder of cranberry sauce slowly from a can just doesn't say "traditional" to you, choose one of CDK's many homemade cranberry sauce recipes for your holiday feast! And then look over our many other cranberry recipes for dishes like salads and muffins!

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November 25

National Parfait Day

It's a perfect day--National Parfait Day! This easy dessert of whipped cream or ice cream, berries, nuts, and maybe a little granola laid in alternating layers in a tall, clear glass could be a light alternative to those heavier traditional Thanksgiving desserts.

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