Tag: July

Vanilla Ice Cream Day

#VanillaIceCreamDay | Did you know: President Thomas Jefferson may have discovered vanilla flavor while visiting France? He even produced a handwritten copy of a vanilla ice cream recipe in 1780.

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Shiraz Day

Historically, the name refers to the wine produced around the city of Shiraz in Persia/Iran. In the current era, “Shiraz” is an alternative name for the Syrah grape, mostly used […]

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Ice Cream Day

In 1984, President Ronald Reagan proclaimed July as National Ice Cream Month and established National Ice Cream Day as the third Sunday in July. A sweet treat: consider ice cream […]

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Sparkling Wine Week

Sparkling wine is one with significant levels of carbon dioxide in it, making it fizzy. While the phrase commonly refers to champagne, EU countries legally reserve that term for products […]

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International Day of Friendship

#FriendshipDay | Friendship Day is a day in several countries for celebrating friendship or worldwide in Esperanto: Internacia Tago de Amikeco. It was first proposed in 1958 in Paraguay as […]

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Lasagna Day

Lasagne are a type of wide, flat pasta, possibly one of the oldest types of pasta. Lasagne, or the singular lasagna, is also an Italian dish made of stacked layers […]

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Scotch Day

Scotch whisky is malt whisky or grain whisky (or a blend of the two), made in Scotland. Scotch whisky must be made in a manner specified by law. Did you […]

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Parents’ Day

#ParentsDay | Parents’ Day is observed in South Korea (May 8) and in the United States (fourth Sunday of July). The United States day was created in 1994 under President […]

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Wine and Cheese Day

12 classic wine and cheese pairings to consider: Pinot Noir and Gruyere, Aged Port and Blue Stilton, Champagne and Brie, Moscato d’Asti and Gorgonzola, Tempranillo and Idiazabel, Sauvignon Blanc and […]

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Drive-Thru Day

A drive-through or drive-thru, is a type of take-out service provided by a business that allows customers to purchase products without leaving their cars. The format was pioneered in the […]

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