June Food Holidays

farmers-market-bountyWhat foods do you think of, when you think of summertime? Iced tea, fresh fruit, vegetables? These are all celebrated in the month of June. (I don’t really think “turkey” when I think of June, but hey, I’m always game to eat some delicious turkey).

Monthlong food holidays:

National Candy Month
National Dairy Month
National Fresh Fruit and Vegetable Month
National Iced Tea Month
National Seafood Month
National Steakhouse Month
National Turkey Lover’s Month

bleeding-heartsDaily food holidays:

June 1: National Doughnut Day
June 2: National Rocky Road Ice Cream Day
June 3: National Egg Day
June 4: National Cheese Day and National Frozen Yogurt Day
June 5: National Gingerbread Day
June 6: National Applesauce Cake Day
June 7: National Chocolate Ice Cream Day
June 8: Jelly-Filled Doughnut Day
June 9: National Strawberry-Rhubarb Pie Day
June 10: Herbs & Spices Day and National Iced Tea Day
June 11: National German Chocolate Cake Day
June 12: International Cachaça Day and National Peanut Butter Cookie Day
June 13: Kitchen Klutzes of America Day (woo hoo!)
June 14: National Strawberry Shortcake Day
June 15: National Lobster Day
June 16: National Fudge Day
June 17: Eat All Your Veggies Day
farmers-market-crowdJune 18: International Picnic Day
June 19: National Dry Martini Day
June 20: National Vanilla Milkshake Day
June 21: National Peaches and Cream Day
June 22: National Chocolate Éclair Day and National Onion Rings Day
June 23: National Pecan Sandy Day
June 24: National Pralines Day
June 25: National Strawberry Parfait Day
June 26: National Chocolate Pudding Day
June 27: National Orange Blossom Day
June 28: National Ceviche Day
June 29: National Almond Buttercrunch Day
June 30: National Ice Cream Soda Day