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April Food Holidays

Here's a list of important food holidays for April. Plus recipes too!

April Food Holidays

Baileys Chocolate Mousse for National Chocolate Mousse Day

Baileys Chocolate Mousse


Baileys Chocolate Mousse is a deliciously light, fluffy chocolate mousse, infused with the sweet flavor of Baileys Irish Cream. We hope you would love this Baileys chocolate mousse recipe as much as we do!

Beer Braised Pulled Pork for National Beer Day 

Beer Braised Pulled Pork


This recipe fills the house with deliciousness. It smells soooo good when it's cooking, y'all, you just want to open up the oven door and chow down! Everyone will gather in the kitchen once the aroma of this pulled pork starts wafting through the house! You won't have any trouble getting the fam around the table!!

Sun Dried Tomato Spinach Grilled Cheese Sandwich for Grilled Cheese Sandwich Day

Sun Dried Tomato Spinach Grilled Cheese Sandwich


For this grilled cheese sandwich you can use a mixture of pesto sauce, sun dried tomatoes and fresh spinach. You can use any cheese of your choice but provolone would be perfect for making grilled cheese sandwiches. It melts easily and tastes great.

Slow Cooked Pineapple Brown Sugar Glazed Ham for National Glazed-Spiral Ham Day

Slow Cooked Pineapple Brown Sugar Glazed Ham


This glorious Slow Cooked Pineapple Brown Sugar Glazed Ham begins with a spiral ham glazed with pineapple, brown sugar, mustard and a hint of spice to balance the sweetness. Pour apple cider over the ham, then brush it liberally with the sweet and sticky glaze and let the slow cooker do the rest.  It not only frees the oven space on a busy cooking day but, it also does a fabulous job of not drying out the ham.

Overnight Pineapple Upside Down Cake Oatmeal for National Pineapple Upside Down Cake Day

Overnight Pineapple Upside Down Cake Oatmeal


This Overnight Pineapple Upside Down Cake Oatmeal supplies me with just the right amount of fuel to keep me going through the morning until lunch.  With the addition of big chunks of pineapple along with a couple token cherries you not only have a filling nutritious meal but a delicious one too!

Jelly Bean Donuts for National Jelly Bean Day

jelly bean donuts


These Jelly Bean Donuts are bedazzled with spring colored jelly beans and covered with a vanilla sugar glaze.  They’re sure to be a hit with anyone with a sweet tooth!

Cinnamon Sugar Soft Pretzels for National Pretzel Day

Jelly Bean Donuts

These cinnamon sugar soft pretzels are so soft and chewy, buttery and sweet, and amazingly delicious! The pretzels are chewy on the outside, soft and fluffy on the inside, and they have the perfect touch of sweetness from the cinnamon sugar. They’re perfect for a simple dessert, an after-school snack, or even for a game day party!

Blueberry Cream Cheese Pie for National Blueberry Pie Day

Blueberry Cream Cheese Pie


This Blueberry Cream Cheese Pie recipe is super easy and requires no baking. It’s rich and creamy with just the slightest hint of tartness in the center. And with the blueberries, it’s a nice balance between fruity tartness and creamy sweet.