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by Sally Bernstein

November 30, 2015 -- National Mousse Day
Holiday Gift Idea: The Homesick Texan's Family Table: Lone Star Cooking from My Kitchen to Yours, by food blogger Lisa Fain, offers this follow-up to her wildly popular debut cookbook The Homesick Texan Cookbook, featuring more than 125 recipes for wonderfully comforting, ingredient-driven Lone Star classics that the whole family will love.

November 29, 2015 -- National Lemon Creme Pie Day
Holiday Gift Idea: Tickets to this event: The International Biscuit Festival celebrates that most perfect of foods - the Biscuit. The Festival draws over 20,000 biscuit lovers to downtown Knoxville each year. For more information about the International Biscuit Festival, go to www.biscuitfest.com or email info@biscuitfest.com.

November 28, 2015 -- National French Toast Day
Holiday Gift Idea: Fire + Ice: Classic Nordic Cooking, by Darra Goldstein, founding editor of Gastronomica. Bringing the best of Scandinavian home-cooking into your kitchen, Fire and Ice offers over 100 delicious recipes that showcase this region’s most beloved sweet and savory dishes.

November 27, 2015 -- National Bavarian Cream Pie Day
Holiday Candy Sale: 50% off Lillie Belle Farms Lavender Caramels plus Mystery Gift! For details, click here.

November 26, 2015 -- National Cake Day
Thanksgiving Recipe: Chocolate Layer Cakes
Happy Thanksgiving !!!

November 25, 2015 -- National Parfait Day
Thanksgiving Recipe: Pumpkin Walnut Cheesecake

November 24, 2015 -- National Sardines Day
Thanksgiving Recipe: Mushrooms Stuffed with Cream Cheese & Dill

November 23, 2015 -- Eat a Cranberry Day
Holiday Gift Cookbook Idea: Duff Bakes: Think and Bake Like a Pro at Home, by Duff Goldman and Sara Gonzales, offers an inviting, down-to-earth, full-color baking book filled with 130 recipes for irresistible must-bake favorites, from cakes to cookies to brownies to muffins to breads, from the New York Times bestselling star of Food Network’s hit series Ace of Cakes and owner of Charm City Cakes and Duff’s Cake Mix. Available in hardcover & Kindle version.

November 22, 2015 -- National Cashew Day
Thanksgiving Do's and Dont's: A True Thanksgiving Winner by Elaine Corn. Learn basic Thanksgiving Day menu items that could become a culinary challenge.

November 21, 2015 -- Gingerbread Day
Thanksgiving Recipe: Fried Turkey

November 20, 2015 -- Beaujolais Nouveau Day
Beaujolais Nouveau is known as the world's first "breakfast wine" as it's consumed just after midnight on November 19 or the morning of November 20 after its official release.

November 19, 2015 -- Carbonated Beverage with Caffeine Day
New Cookbook: The Pioneer Woman Cooks: Dinnertime: Comfort Classics, Freezer Food, 16-Minute Meals, and Other Delicious Ways to Solve Supper!, by Food Network personality Ree Drummond, will answer your "What's for Dinner?" question. There is even a16-minute meal section amongst the 125 fast-and-delicious recipes.

November 18, 2015 -- National Vichyssoise Day
New Poll Reveals Public's Favorite Fast Food Chains With 44k+ Votes: Check out this list as you may be surprised.

November 17, 2015 -- National Baklava Day
Sally's Place Baklava Recipe

November 16, 2015 -- National Fast Food Day
Food Themed Jewelry Collection by Mary Abbott Hess. Fun holiday gift suggestion!

November 15, 2015 -- National Bundt Cake Day
Sally's Place Bundt Cake Recipe: Chocolate-Chili-Orange-Corn-Cake

November 14, 2015 -- National Guacamole Day
Sally's Place Guacamole Recipe by Arlene Krasner

November 13, 2015 -- National Indian Pudding Day
2016 Good Food Awards 263 Finalists Announced:
The winners will be announced Friday, January 15, 2016, at a gala Awards Ceremony at Fort Mason Center for Arts & Culture in San Francisco.

November 12, 2015 -- National Pizza with Everything Day (Except Anchovies)
New Cookbook: The Chickpea Flour Cookbook: Healthy Gluten-Free and Grain-Free Recipes to Power Every Meal of the Day, by Camilla V. Saulsbury, offers many uses for this flour, also known as garbanzo bean flour, besan, and gram flour. Used for centuries in Mediterranean, Indian, and Southeast Asian cooking, chickpea flour is no passing fad.

November 11, 2015 -- National Sundae Day
Happy Veterans Day

November 10, 2015 -- National Vanilla Cupcake Day
IHOP Honors Veteran's with Free Patriotic Pancakes: From 7am to 7pm on November 11, IHOP will offer free Red, White, and Blue pancakes to veterans and active duty military to, in some small way, thank them for their bravery and service to our country.

November 9, 2015 -- National Scrapple Day
New Paleo Cookbook: The Paleo Cupboard Cookbook: Real Food, Real Flavor, by food blogger Amy Densmore, offers 140 mouthwatering recipes and 4 weeks of complete meal plans.

November 8, 2015 -- National Cappuccino Day
American Truffle Company Tickets on Sale: 6th annual Napa Truffle Festival January 15-18, 2016. For more information, click here.

November 7, 2015 -- Bittersweet Chocolate with Almonds Day
Chef Holly Peterson Introduces Flourish Chocolate: These hand-crafted chocolates are made in the Napa Valley using organic local cream and fresh ingredients. To inspire you to sample these chocolate jewels, Holly is pleased to offer you $5 off your first purchase of $30 or more. Please use promo code FLOURISH916 at checkout. Purchase Robin's Eggs.

November 6, 2015 -- National Nachos Day
New Cookbook: Jewish Slow Cooker: 120 Holiday and Everyday Dishes Made Easy, by Chef Laura Frankel, is available in Kindle and paperback edition. This book collects more than 120 sophisticated, simple, and satisfying kosher dishes. From everyday meals to holiday favorites, each recipe makes convenient use of the ever-reliable slow cooker, using seasonal ingredients that can be found at your local market.

November 5, 2015 -- National Doughnut Day
Carmel-By-The-Sea, California: Carmel-by-the-Sea's iconic Cypress Inn, a 1929 landmark property co- owned by legendary Hollywood actress Doris Day, fans the flames this winter with a new Pillow Talk package set for November 1--December 30, 2015. Rates start at $265.00/double.

November 4, 2015 -- National Candy Day
Sally's Place Candy Article: In Praise of Blue M&Ms by Glenn E. Burgess.

November 3, 2015 -- National Sandwich Day
Sally's Place Article & Recipes: Great Grilled Cheese including recipes for Chocolate Hazelnut & Goat Cheese Melt, Buttery Figs and Blue Cheese, and Dutch Grilled Cheese.

November 2, 2015 -- National Deviled Egg Day
New Book: My Fat Dad: A Memoir of Food, Love, and Family, with Recipes, by Dawn Lerman, is a coming of age memoir and a recipe collection. Lerman's recipes include some of her grandmother's favorites and healthier creations popular in the 1970's. In paperback and Kindle editions.

November 1, 2015 -- World Vegan Day
World Vegan Day is an annual event celebrated on November 1st by vegans around the world. The day was established in 1994 by Louise Wallis, then President & Chair of The Vegan Society, United Kingdom, to commemorate its 50th anniversary and in 2014 the 70th anniversary of the term 'vegan', 'veganism', and the establishment of The Vegan Society. Vegans around the world join together to celebrate animal rights. Animal advocates hold street stalls about veganism, host vegan potluck events, plant memorial trees for World Vegan Day.

November eNewsletter: Happy Thanksgiving, including news, recipes, and Sally's Recommendations for new products.

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